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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
England / East Midlands
Rank 61 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 35 47 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.35% 3.16% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 3.29% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 15
Median daily rate £200 £273 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £199 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £280 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £235 £225
% change year-on-year
-17.02% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.75 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% +26.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £8.50 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £16.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
1422 1427 1393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.37% 95.84% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 818 768
Median daily rate £360 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 74 90
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 January 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 -6 16 £200 +7.38% 5
Derbyshire -1 8 - - 1
Leicestershire +10 6 £138 -
Lincolnshire -1 3 £438 +63.55%
Nottinghamshire -18 1 - -
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 43 (86.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Windows 7
3 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
4 18 (36.00%) SCCM
5 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (24.00%) ITIL
7 11 (22.00%) Windows 10
8 8 (16.00%) Project Management
8 8 (16.00%) Clustering
8 8 (16.00%) ITIL V3
9 7 (14.00%) Windows 8
9 7 (14.00%) High Availability
9 7 (14.00%) Unified Communications
9 7 (14.00%) Degree
9 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
9 7 (14.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 7 (14.00%) Data Loss Prevention
9 7 (14.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (14.00%) SDLC
10 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
10 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
10 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
10 6 (12.00%) Intel Security
11 5 (10.00%) Citrix
11 5 (10.00%) Firewall
11 5 (10.00%) Migration
11 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
12 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging

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 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) OneDrive
2 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Unified Communications
2 5 (10.00%) Firewall
3 4 (8.00%) DNS
4 3 (6.00%) LAN
4 3 (6.00%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (6.00%) WAN
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.00%) DHCP
5 2 (4.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.00%) 3G
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.00%) Intranet
6 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.00%) PABX
6 1 (2.00%) SSL
6 1 (2.00%) VoIP
6 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (2.00%) Advertising
1 1 (2.00%) Legal
1 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Clustering
2 7 (14.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.00%) BYOD
4 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) EPoS
4 1 (2.00%) Handset
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 43 (86.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (22.00%) Windows 10
4 7 (14.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.00%) Android
7 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.00%) Unix
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) ITIL
2 8 (16.00%) ITIL V3
2 8 (16.00%) Project Management
3 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 7 (14.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (14.00%) High Availability
3 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (14.00%) SDLC
4 5 (10.00%) Migration
5 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging
6 3 (6.00%) Patch Management
7 2 (4.00%) Software Distribution
8 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.00%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.00%) Software Audit
8 1 (2.00%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) CCNA
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.00%) DBS Check
3 3 (6.00%) MCSE
4 2 (4.00%) CCNP
4 2 (4.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.00%) MCDST
5 1 (2.00%) MCITP
5 1 (2.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.00%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.00%) XenApp
4 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (36.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Intel Security
3 5 (10.00%) Citrix
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco
5 3 (6.00%) Dell
5 3 (6.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Apple
6 1 (2.00%) Lotus
6 1 (2.00%) Meraki
6 1 (2.00%) NetApp
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.00%) Siemens
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