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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 17 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 2.30% 0.94% 2.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 0.96% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £140 £148
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.36 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.10 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-5.60% +3.22%
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
80 104 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 91.95% 98.11% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 44
Median daily rate £350 £320 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +207.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.84 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.36 £40.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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
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 27 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
6 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (14.29%) Solaris
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) Fat Client

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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
Exeter, Devon
Austin Fraser
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