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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 38 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.00% 2.66% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 2.75% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
Median daily rate £234 £190 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.35% -13.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £157 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £347 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £215 £225
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £11.63 £13.35 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.92% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
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
428 473 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 91.85% 96.93% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 270 240
Median daily rate £388 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 20
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 29 September 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 +3 5 £143 - 1
Cheltenham -2 3 £113 -40.63%
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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%) Active Directory
2 27 (72.97%) Windows
3 20 (54.05%) Windows 7
4 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
4 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (21.62%) Windows 10
5 8 (21.62%) ITIL
5 8 (21.62%) VMware
6 7 (18.92%) HP
6 7 (18.92%) Windows 8
6 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (16.22%) SCCM
7 6 (16.22%) DBS Check
7 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
8 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
8 5 (13.51%) MS Office
8 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (13.51%) Citrix
8 5 (13.51%) Military
8 5 (13.51%) DV Cleared
9 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
9 4 (10.81%) Service Management
9 4 (10.81%) DHCP
10 3 (8.11%) WAN
10 3 (8.11%) DNS
10 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
10 3 (8.11%) LAN

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 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.81%) DHCP
3 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 3 (8.11%) Firewall
3 3 (8.11%) LAN
3 3 (8.11%) WAN
4 2 (5.41%) VoIP
4 2 (5.41%) Wireless
5 1 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.70%) Network Security
5 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.70%) SAN
5 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (13.51%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) iPhone
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) BYOD
2 1 (2.70%) CCTV
2 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows 7
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
4 8 (21.62%) Windows 10
4 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (18.92%) Windows 8
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.70%) Android
7 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.70%) Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Service Management
3 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.70%) Demand Management
5 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Network Design
5 1 (2.70%) Network Management
5 1 (2.70%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (2.70%) Network Planning
5 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) DBS Check
3 5 (13.51%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) CCNA
5 3 (8.11%) CCNP
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.70%) CCDA
6 1 (2.70%) MCSE
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (75.68%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Netcool
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) Citrix
5 3 (8.11%) Dell
6 2 (5.41%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.70%) Apple
7 1 (2.70%) OpenText
7 1 (2.70%) Remedy
Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £100 - £125 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £9 - £15 per hour
Posted: 21 days ago