The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Technical Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank - 96 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.47% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £290 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £244 £200
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £29.82 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-41.31% +65.66%
Technical 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
1497 1627 1458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.21% 95.76% 96.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 935 711
Median daily rate £388 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 85 154
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer across the East Midlands region.

Technical Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer across the East Midlands region.

Technical Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

Technical 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) VMware