The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Docklands, London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 25 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.16% 0.68% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.71% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £160 £165 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £226 £200
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +3.44%
Job Titles Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
153 140 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 88.95% 95.24% 90.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 93 158
Average daily rate £500 £488 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Average hourly rate £22.63 £10.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.47% -65.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £10.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £10.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Support Engineer
London

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Support Engineer
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Lotus
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg