The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire 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 28 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 25 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.58% 3.39% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.08% 3.52% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 5
Median daily rate £140 £220 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £190 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £238 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £170 £225 £233
% change year-on-year
-24.44% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Median hourly rate £16.25 £15.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -21.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
411 483 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 91.74% 96.41% 96.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 272 260
Median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 21 43
Median hourly rate £19.50 £42.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.57% +110.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £56.53 £44.50
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 Gloucestershire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Gloucester +7 13 £130 - 1
Cheltenham -3 5 - - 3
Cirencester - 2 - -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
3 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
4 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (32.43%) VMware
5 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
6 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
7 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (27.03%) DBS Check
8 9 (24.32%) Firewall
9 8 (21.62%) MS Office
9 8 (21.62%) Time Management
9 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (18.92%) Windows 8
10 7 (18.92%) ITIL
10 7 (18.92%) SLA
11 6 (16.22%) Apple
11 6 (16.22%) Network Management
11 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
12 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
12 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
12 5 (13.51%) Citrix
12 5 (13.51%) DHCP
12 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
13 4 (10.81%) DNS
13 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
13 4 (10.81%) Mac OS X
13 4 (10.81%) HP

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (5.41%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) DHCP
2 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.81%) DNS
3 4 (10.81%) Wireless
4 3 (8.11%) Internet
4 3 (8.11%) LAN
4 3 (8.11%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (8.11%) Military
2 1 (2.70%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) BYOD
1 1 (2.70%) CCTV
1 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
1 1 (2.70%) iPhone
1 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
3 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (18.92%) Windows 8
7 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
8 4 (10.81%) Mac OS X
8 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
9 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
10 2 (5.41%) Mac OS
11 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Time Management
2 7 (18.92%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) Network Management
4 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (8.11%) Service Management
6 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.41%) Change Management
6 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Security Management
7 1 (2.70%) Change Control
7 1 (2.70%) Network Design
7 1 (2.70%) Network Optimisation
7 1 (2.70%) Network Planning
7 1 (2.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) Java
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 10 (27.03%) DBS Check
4 3 (8.11%) CCNA
4 3 (8.11%) CCNP
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.70%) CCDA
5 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Netcool
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) Apple
4 5 (13.51%) Citrix
5 4 (10.81%) HP
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) IBM
7 1 (2.70%) Remedy
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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