The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Devon region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 25 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 12 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.02% 2.59% 4.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.15% 2.71% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £375 £160 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+134.37% -48.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £152 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £192 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £220 £240
% change year-on-year
-20.45% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.66 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +3.44%
Support Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
233 258 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 97.49% 95.56% 96.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 195 172
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £493 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £43.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Devon region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Engineer across the Devon region.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Support Engineer across the Devon region.

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +1 7 £389 +122.14%
Plymouth +16 4 - - 2
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) Remedy
5 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
5 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (22.22%) Skype
5 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 3 (16.67%) Puppet
7 2 (11.11%) ISO 14001
7 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
7 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (5.56%) Office 365
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.56%) Cisco
8 1 (5.56%) MS Office

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Skype
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 14001
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix