The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 70 73 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 28 21 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.76% 1.33% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 1.39% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 11
Median daily rate £263 £250 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £108 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £436 £255
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £208 £213
% change year-on-year
+25.30% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 15
Median hourly rate £16.13 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.95 £17.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1524 1513 1395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.97% 95.58% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 913 717
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 80 124
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.79 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Derbyshire +10 9 £212 - 1
Nottinghamshire +1 6 - - 2
Northamptonshire -1 6 £325 -26.13% 2
Leicestershire +1 4 £263 +5.00% 5
Lincolnshire -4 2 £135 - 2
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 East Midlands region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 13 (30.95%) Windows 7
5 10 (23.81%) LAN
5 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (21.43%) VMware
6 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 9 (21.43%) Windows XP
6 9 (21.43%) ITIL
6 9 (21.43%) Firewall
7 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (19.05%) WAN
7 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
7 8 (19.05%) SCCM
8 7 (16.67%) Windows 8
9 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (14.29%) MS Office
9 6 (14.29%) SAN
9 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
10 5 (11.90%) DNS
10 5 (11.90%) Cisco
10 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (9.52%) Server Building
11 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
11 4 (9.52%) Citrix
11 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
11 4 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (7.14%) DBS Check

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.76%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) LAN
2 9 (21.43%) Firewall
3 8 (19.05%) WAN
4 6 (14.29%) SAN
5 5 (11.90%) DNS
6 3 (7.14%) DHCP
6 3 (7.14%) Wireless
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.38%) BGP
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.38%) Internet
8 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.38%) IPv4
8 1 (2.38%) NAS
8 1 (2.38%) OSPF
8 1 (2.38%) PBX
8 1 (2.38%) VLAN
8 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.38%) Back Office
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.38%) iSeries
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 13 (30.95%) Windows 7
3 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.76%) Android
8 2 (4.76%) Linux
8 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.38%) Solaris
9 1 (2.38%) Unix
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) ITIL
2 4 (9.52%) Server Building
3 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
3 2 (4.76%) Migration
3 2 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (2.38%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.38%) Data Security
4 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.38%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.38%) Logistics
4 1 (2.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.38%) Security Patching
4 1 (2.38%) Software Licensing
4 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.38%) Validation
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (2.38%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) C
1 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) DBS Check
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.76%) MCSA
5 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.38%) CCNA
5 1 (2.38%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.38%) MCSE
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) VMware
3 5 (11.90%) Cisco
4 4 (9.52%) Citrix
5 3 (7.14%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) Lotus
6 2 (4.76%) NetApp
6 2 (4.76%) Sophos
7 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) IBM
7 1 (2.38%) Novell
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