The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Senior Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 127 141 141
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 2 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.079% 0.26% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.27% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Median daily rate £269 £200 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -32.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £200 £425
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -52.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Senior 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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2402 2954 2777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.43% 95.01% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1389 1800 1616
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 237 231
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.08 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Senior Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Senior Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Senior Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Senior Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 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
Hertfordshire +7 1 £188 -6.25%
Essex - 1 £350 - 1
Senior Support Engineer
England

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Senior 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 of England region featuring Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Apple
3 4 (57.14%) SCCM
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) Mac OS
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (14.29%) DBS Check

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
3 2 (28.57%) Mac OS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Apple
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL