The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Fife region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 8 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 3.45% 5.56% 8.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 5.71% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £160 £160 £85
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +88.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £220 £240
% change year-on-year
-20.45% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.53 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.11% +3.44%
Support Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Fife 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
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
26 35 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 89.66% 97.22% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 13
Median daily rate £310 £320 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +48.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £160 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £39.75 £40.38 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +267.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Fife

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 4 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 Fife region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Military
3 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft