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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Support Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 116 127 122
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.042% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.044% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £340 - £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £324 £200 £220
% change year-on-year
+61.87% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -

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
1990 2267 2465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.22% 95.78% 96.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1154 1360 1449
Median daily rate £390 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £248 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 195 231
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £50.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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
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 19 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
Cambridgeshire +5 3 - -
Norfolk - 1 £340 -
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management

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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Avaya
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) VMware