The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Exeter region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 24 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 8 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 5.33% 4.72% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.48% 4.84% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £389 £175 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.14% -41.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £155 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £195 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £170 £225 £233
% change year-on-year
-24.44% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter 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
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
146 124 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 97.33% 97.64% 97.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 89 85
Median daily rate £350 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £493 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Median hourly rate £23.00 £10.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.70 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £17.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Exeter region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Remedy
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
3 5 (38.46%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Skype
4 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 4 (30.77%) Puppet
4 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
5 2 (15.38%) ISO 14001
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
5 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (7.69%) MS Office
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) SCCM
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Office 365

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Skype
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 10
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 14001
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
2 5 (38.46%) Remedy
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix