The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 82 60 61
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 39 61 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.96% 2.89% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 3.02% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 34
Median daily rate £325 £285 £219
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% +30.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £155 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £425 £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £259 £208 £214
% change year-on-year
+24.69% -2.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.08 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.13 £18.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +5.73%
Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1840 2019 1943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.46% 95.60% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1173 1263 1139
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 134 112
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.25% +1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.77 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

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 24 August 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Southampton +13 12 £313 +95.31% 6
Basingstoke +1 3 £175 -58.82% 2
Portsmouth -18 3 £300 +50.94% 2
Hook +1 2 £175 -46.15%
Farnborough -5 1 £115 -58.18% 2
Fareham -14 1 - - 1
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Hampshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (46.34%) Windows
2 35 (42.68%) Active Directory
3 32 (39.02%) Microsoft
4 23 (28.05%) ITIL
4 23 (28.05%) Security Cleared
5 21 (25.61%) Cisco
6 20 (24.39%) SC Cleared
7 19 (23.17%) VMware
8 15 (18.29%) Windows Server
8 15 (18.29%) Windows 7
9 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (15.85%) Firewall
11 12 (14.63%) DNS
11 12 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (13.41%) MS Office
12 11 (13.41%) Linux
12 11 (13.41%) DHCP
13 9 (10.98%) SQL
13 9 (10.98%) Skype for Business
13 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (9.76%) SCCM
14 8 (9.76%) LAN
14 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
14 8 (9.76%) WAN
14 8 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (8.54%) SLA
15 7 (8.54%) CCNP
15 7 (8.54%) CCNA
15 7 (8.54%) Network Security

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 9 (10.98%) Skype for Business
2 6 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.44%) IIS
5 1 (1.22%) Apache
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.22%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.22%) PegaRULES
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.22%) Smallworld
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 11 (13.41%) MS Office
2 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.85%) Firewall
2 12 (14.63%) DNS
3 11 (13.41%) DHCP
4 8 (9.76%) LAN
4 8 (9.76%) WAN
5 7 (8.54%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (8.54%) Network Security
6 6 (7.32%) SSL
6 6 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 6 (7.32%) VoIP
7 5 (6.10%) Unified Communications
8 4 (4.88%) Wireless
9 3 (3.66%) IPv6
9 3 (3.66%) MPLS
9 3 (3.66%) OpenLDAP
9 3 (3.66%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (3.66%) SAN
9 3 (3.66%) Skype
9 3 (3.66%) VPN
9 3 (3.66%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.22%) Big Data
2 1 (1.22%) GIS
2 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (3.66%) Local Government
2 2 (2.44%) Advertising
2 2 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (1.22%) Legal
3 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (3.66%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.22%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.22%) JSP
2 1 (1.22%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Data Centre
1 6 (7.32%) Driving Licence
2 4 (4.88%) Statistics
2 4 (4.88%) VCE vBlock
3 3 (3.66%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.44%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.44%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.44%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.44%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.44%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.22%) EPoS
5 1 (1.22%) iPhone
5 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 38 (46.34%) Windows
2 15 (18.29%) Windows 7
2 15 (18.29%) Windows Server
3 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (13.41%) Linux
5 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.88%) Windows 10
7 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.22%) AIX
10 1 (1.22%) CentOS
10 1 (1.22%) Unix
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) ITIL
2 6 (7.32%) Configuration Management
3 5 (6.10%) Change Management
3 5 (6.10%) ITSM
3 5 (6.10%) Service Management
3 5 (6.10%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (4.88%) Capacity Management
4 4 (4.88%) Coaching
4 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
4 4 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (4.88%) Patch Management
4 4 (4.88%) Software Distribution
5 3 (3.66%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (3.66%) DevOps
5 3 (3.66%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.44%) Computer Security
6 2 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.44%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.44%) Open Source
6 2 (2.44%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.98%) SQL
2 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.66%) Java
3 3 (3.66%) Perl
4 2 (2.44%) VB
4 2 (2.44%) VBScript
5 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (28.05%) Security Cleared
2 20 (24.39%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.54%) CCNA
4 7 (8.54%) CCNP
5 5 (6.10%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.22%) CCIE
7 1 (1.22%) CFCE
7 1 (1.22%) MCITP
7 1 (1.22%) MCSE
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.22%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 35 (42.68%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.44%) vSphere
5 1 (1.22%) Docker
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.22%) vCloud
5 1 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) SCCM
2 6 (7.32%) SCOM
3 5 (6.10%) Puppet
4 4 (4.88%) FortiGate
5 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.22%) WSUS
6 1 (1.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.61%) Cisco
3 19 (23.17%) VMware
4 6 (7.32%) CheckPoint
4 6 (7.32%) Remedy
5 5 (6.10%) Citrix
5 5 (6.10%) HP
5 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.88%) Palo Alto
7 3 (3.66%) EMC
7 3 (3.66%) Sonus
8 2 (2.44%) Borland
8 2 (2.44%) Dell
8 2 (2.44%) Juniper
8 2 (2.44%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.44%) Oracle
8 2 (2.44%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.22%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (1.22%) Meraki
9 1 (1.22%) Pega
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