The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hampshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 60 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 56 41 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.74% 2.35% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 2.53% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 4
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£165 £244 £191
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.30% +27.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £105 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £328 £221
UK excluding London average daily rate £206 £203 £218
% change year-on-year
+1.60% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 12
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.63 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.60% +11.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.84 £11.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £19.88 £24.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.54
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -0.24%
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1906 1621 1654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.20% 93.11% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1115 902 847
Average daily rate £350 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £212 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £486 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 148 194
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -8 15 £285 -5.00% 1
Basingstoke +21 8 - - 2
Portsmouth -1 5 £215 +138.88%
Fareham -3 3 £135 - 1
Winchester +4 1 - -
Hook +3 1 £275 -5.17%
Alton - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 5
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 66 (62.26%) Windows
2 46 (43.40%) Active Directory
3 36 (33.96%) Microsoft
4 27 (25.47%) MS Office
5 25 (23.58%) MS Excel
6 24 (22.64%) ITIL
7 21 (19.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (18.87%) VMware
9 19 (17.92%) Windows XP
9 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
9 19 (17.92%) Windows 7
10 18 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (16.98%) Firewall
11 16 (15.09%) Citrix
12 15 (14.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (14.15%) Linux
12 15 (14.15%) Oracle
13 14 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (11.32%) MS Exchange
14 12 (11.32%) MCSE
14 12 (11.32%) SLA
14 12 (11.32%) SC Cleared
15 11 (10.38%) MCDST
15 11 (10.38%) MCP
16 10 (9.43%) SQL
16 10 (9.43%) MCITP
17 9 (8.49%) DevOps
17 9 (8.49%) WebLogic
17 9 (8.49%) Cisco
17 9 (8.49%) HP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (11.32%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.49%) WebLogic
3 7 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.66%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (4.72%) Lync
6 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.83%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.89%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.89%) Apache
8 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.89%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.94%) Documentum
9 1 (0.94%) Site Server
9 1 (0.94%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (25.47%) MS Office
2 25 (23.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) SaaS
1 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.98%) Firewall
2 8 (7.55%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.60%) DNS
3 7 (6.60%) DHCP
4 5 (4.72%) SAN
4 5 (4.72%) WLAN
5 4 (3.77%) X.400
5 4 (3.77%) X.500
5 4 (3.77%) WAN
5 4 (3.77%) LAN
6 3 (2.83%) SMTP
6 3 (2.83%) VPN
6 3 (2.83%) Wireless
7 2 (1.89%) IPsec
7 2 (1.89%) SSL
7 2 (1.89%) Internet
7 2 (1.89%) LDAP
7 2 (1.89%) Broadband
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.49%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (6.60%) MySQL
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.89%) MSI
General
1 3 (2.83%) Military
1 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.94%) German Language
2 1 (0.94%) Retail
2 1 (0.94%) Legal
2 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.49%) Middleware
2 2 (1.89%) SAML
2 2 (1.89%) JSF
3 1 (0.94%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Blackberry
2 3 (2.83%) Open Source
2 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.89%) Replication
3 2 (1.89%) Handset
3 2 (1.89%) PKI
4 1 (0.94%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.94%) Clustering
4 1 (0.94%) CLARiiON
4 1 (0.94%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 66 (62.26%) Windows
2 21 (19.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (17.92%) Windows XP
3 19 (17.92%) Windows 7
4 18 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (14.15%) Linux
6 6 (5.66%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (5.66%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.83%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (2.83%) UNIX
9 2 (1.89%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.89%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.94%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.64%) ITIL
2 9 (8.49%) DevOps
3 8 (7.55%) Service Delivery
4 6 (5.66%) Scrum
5 5 (4.72%) Release Management
5 5 (4.72%) Migration
6 4 (3.77%) Service Management
6 4 (3.77%) SOA
7 3 (2.83%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.89%) Identity Management
8 2 (1.89%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.89%) Information Security
8 2 (1.89%) CRM
8 2 (1.89%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (1.89%) Software Distribution
8 2 (1.89%) Unit Testing
8 2 (1.89%) Test Scripting
8 2 (1.89%) Asset Management
9 1 (0.94%) Data Management
9 1 (0.94%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.43%) SQL
2 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.83%) Java
3 2 (1.89%) Perl
3 2 (1.89%) PHP
3 2 (1.89%) VBScript
3 2 (1.89%) C
4 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (11.32%) MCSE
3 12 (11.32%) SC Cleared
4 11 (10.38%) MCDST
4 11 (10.38%) MCP
5 10 (9.43%) MCITP
6 3 (2.83%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.89%) MCSA
7 2 (1.89%) MCTS
8 1 (0.94%) HP AIS
8 1 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.94%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.94%) CCNP
8 1 (0.94%) CCNA
8 1 (0.94%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.32%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 46 (43.40%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.83%) XenServer
3 3 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.83%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.83%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.89%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.89%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.94%) XenApp
5 1 (0.94%) vSphere
5 1 (0.94%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) YUM
1 8 (7.55%) Puppet
2 5 (4.72%) SCCM
3 3 (2.83%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.83%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (2.83%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.89%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.94%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.94%) SCOM
5 1 (0.94%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.94%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.94%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.87%) VMware
3 16 (15.09%) Citrix
4 15 (14.15%) Oracle
5 9 (8.49%) Cisco
5 9 (8.49%) HP
6 4 (3.77%) Lotus
6 4 (3.77%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.77%) Blue Coat
7 3 (2.83%) LANDesk
7 3 (2.83%) Apple
7 3 (2.83%) Juniper
7 3 (2.83%) McAfee
8 2 (1.89%) EMC
8 2 (1.89%) Adobe
8 2 (1.89%) SAP
8 2 (1.89%) IronPort
8 2 (1.89%) ICL
9 1 (0.94%) Proofpoint
9 1 (0.94%) ArcSight
Whiteley, Hampshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
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