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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
England / East Midlands
Rank 56 59 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 37 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.53% 2.26% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 2.37% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 7
Median daily rate £200 £270 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% -13.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £180 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £275 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £239 £220
% change year-on-year
-16.23% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 13
Median hourly rate £14.25 £15.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £19.25 £17.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
1402 1520 1481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.96% 95.30% 96.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 872 880 801
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 66 98
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Northamptonshire +8 21 £200 +6.66% 3
Leicestershire +6 8 £240 -4.00% 2
Derbyshire -5 5 - - 1
Lincolnshire -1 2 £438 +63.55% 2
Nottinghamshire -10 1 £275 - 3
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 48 (82.76%) Windows
2 27 (46.55%) Windows 7
3 23 (39.66%) SCCM
4 20 (34.48%) Active Directory
5 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 14 (24.14%) ITIL
7 13 (22.41%) Windows 10
8 9 (15.52%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 9 (15.52%) ITIL V3
9 8 (13.79%) Windows 8
9 8 (13.79%) Clustering
9 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
10 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
10 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (12.07%) Intel Security
10 7 (12.07%) Project Management
10 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (12.07%) Degree
10 7 (12.07%) High Availability
10 7 (12.07%) Unified Communications
10 7 (12.07%) Data Loss Prevention
10 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
10 7 (12.07%) SDLC
11 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
11 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (10.34%) VMware
11 6 (10.34%) Firewall
11 6 (10.34%) Windows XP
12 5 (8.62%) Cisco
12 5 (8.62%) CCNA

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 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.72%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) OneDrive
2 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Unified Communications
2 6 (10.34%) Firewall
3 5 (8.62%) LAN
4 4 (6.90%) WAN
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.17%) DNS
5 3 (5.17%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (5.17%) VPN
6 2 (3.45%) 3G
6 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.45%) VLAN
7 1 (1.72%) BGP
7 1 (1.72%) DHCP
7 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.72%) MPLS
7 1 (1.72%) OSPF
7 1 (1.72%) SNMP
7 1 (1.72%) TACACS
7 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (5.17%) Billing
2 1 (1.72%) Advertising
2 1 (1.72%) Legal
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Clustering
2 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.72%) EPoS
3 1 (1.72%) Handset
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 48 (82.76%) Windows
2 27 (46.55%) Windows 7
3 13 (22.41%) Windows 10
4 8 (13.79%) Windows 8
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.34%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) ITIL
2 9 (15.52%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 9 (15.52%) ITIL V3
3 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.07%) Data Loss Prevention
3 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (12.07%) High Availability
3 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
3 7 (12.07%) Project Management
3 7 (12.07%) SDLC
4 5 (8.62%) Migration
5 4 (6.90%) Application Packaging
6 3 (5.17%) Patch Management
6 3 (5.17%) Regression Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Data Security
7 2 (3.45%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (3.45%) Software Distribution
7 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.72%) Software Audit
8 1 (1.72%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) CCNA
2 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.90%) MCSE
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.17%) DBS Check
4 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) CCNP
5 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.72%) MCDST
6 1 (1.72%) MCITP
6 1 (1.72%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.90%) BitLocker
3 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.45%) Terminal Server
4 2 (3.45%) XenApp
4 2 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (39.66%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.72%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.72%) SCOM
2 1 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.07%) Intel Security
3 6 (10.34%) VMware
4 5 (8.62%) Cisco
4 5 (8.62%) Citrix
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle
6 3 (5.17%) Dell
7 1 (1.72%) Lotus
7 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.72%) Siemens
7 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.72%) Symantec
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