The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 61 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 61 56 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.21% 2.68% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 2.92% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 29 18
Average daily rate £250 £278 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.90% -4.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £135 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £383 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £17.10 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £32.50 £77.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +1.66%
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
1806 1917 1650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.95% 91.85% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1166 1054 887
Average daily rate £385 £368 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 124 97
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.72 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% -25.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +20 14 £275 +22.22% 4
Basingstoke +9 11 £210 +25.37% 6
Portsmouth -10 6 £225 -22.41% 2
Andover - 4 £300 - 2
Winchester - 3 £400 -
Hook +13 2 £395 +97.50%
Havant +9 1 £200 -52.94%
Eastleigh +8 1 £115 -
Farnborough +6 1 - - 9
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (53.66%) Windows
2 49 (39.84%) Active Directory
3 44 (35.77%) Microsoft
4 42 (34.15%) Cisco
5 40 (32.52%) VMware
6 33 (26.83%) Security Cleared
7 28 (22.76%) Windows 7
8 27 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (21.95%) SC Cleared
9 25 (20.33%) Firewall
10 21 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (15.45%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (15.45%) ITIL
12 18 (14.63%) VPN
13 17 (13.82%) MS Exchange
13 17 (13.82%) SAN
13 17 (13.82%) Windows Server
14 16 (13.01%) IPsec
15 15 (12.20%) Citrix
15 15 (12.20%) Linux
16 13 (10.57%) Red Hat
16 13 (10.57%) HP
16 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2008
17 12 (9.76%) MS Office
17 12 (9.76%) MS Excel
18 11 (8.94%) Windows XP
18 11 (8.94%) SSL
18 11 (8.94%) SCCM
18 11 (8.94%) Cisco Nexus

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (13.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (4.88%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.63%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.63%) IIS
6 1 (0.81%) Apache
6 1 (0.81%) CMS
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (9.76%) MS Excel
1 12 (9.76%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.25%) Office 365
3 1 (0.81%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.33%) Firewall
2 18 (14.63%) VPN
3 17 (13.82%) SAN
4 16 (13.01%) IPsec
5 11 (8.94%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (8.94%) SSL
6 10 (8.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (8.13%) Wireless
7 7 (5.69%) Software-Defined Networking
7 7 (5.69%) VoIP
8 5 (4.07%) MPLS
9 4 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.25%) DHCP
9 4 (3.25%) Internet
9 4 (3.25%) LAN
9 4 (3.25%) OSPF
9 4 (3.25%) TCP/IP
9 4 (3.25%) WAN
10 3 (2.44%) NAS
10 3 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.81%) MySQL
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.81%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.81%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (5.69%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.25%) Retail
3 3 (2.44%) Finance
3 3 (2.44%) Local Government
4 2 (1.63%) Military
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.07%) CSS
1 5 (4.07%) RSS
2 4 (3.25%) JSF
3 2 (1.63%) .NET
3 2 (1.63%) Web Services
4 1 (0.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.88%) Driving Licence
1 6 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Cloud
2 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (4.07%) Replication
3 4 (3.25%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.44%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (2.44%) EMC VNX
4 3 (2.44%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.44%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (1.63%) Clustering
6 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.81%) iPad
6 1 (0.81%) iPhone
6 1 (0.81%) PDA
6 1 (0.81%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (53.66%) Windows
2 28 (22.76%) Windows 7
3 21 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (13.82%) Windows Server
5 15 (12.20%) Linux
6 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (8.94%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (4.88%) Windows 8
10 5 (4.07%) Unix
11 3 (2.44%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.44%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.81%) Debian
13 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.81%) SUSE
13 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.81%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.45%) ITIL
2 9 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
2 9 (7.32%) Migration
3 7 (5.69%) BCP
3 7 (5.69%) Change Management
3 7 (5.69%) Network Architecture
3 7 (5.69%) Service Management
4 6 (4.88%) Coaching
4 6 (4.88%) Project Management
5 5 (4.07%) Network Management
6 4 (3.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (2.44%) Converged Infrastructure
7 3 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (1.63%) Load Balancing
8 2 (1.63%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (0.81%) Asset Management
9 1 (0.81%) Data Protection
9 1 (0.81%) ITSM
9 1 (0.81%) Network Design
9 1 (0.81%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.69%) C
2 5 (4.07%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.44%) PHP
3 3 (2.44%) SQL
4 1 (0.81%) Java
4 1 (0.81%) Perl
4 1 (0.81%) Ruby
4 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (26.83%) Security Cleared
2 27 (21.95%) SC Cleared
3 19 (15.45%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (7.32%) CCNA
4 9 (7.32%) CCNP
5 8 (6.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.81%) Degree
7 1 (0.81%) HND
7 1 (0.81%) MCDST
7 1 (0.81%) MCITP
7 1 (0.81%) MCSA
7 1 (0.81%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) SLA
2 5 (4.07%) QA
System Software
1 49 (39.84%) Active Directory
2 27 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.32%) XenApp
4 8 (6.50%) vSphere
5 5 (4.07%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.25%) XenServer
7 2 (1.63%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.63%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.63%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.81%) Samba
8 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (8.94%) SCCM
2 7 (5.69%) vRealize
3 5 (4.07%) SCOM
4 4 (3.25%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.63%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.63%) WSUS
7 1 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.81%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.81%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (35.77%) Microsoft
2 42 (34.15%) Cisco
3 40 (32.52%) VMware
4 15 (12.20%) Citrix
5 13 (10.57%) HP
5 13 (10.57%) Red Hat
6 8 (6.50%) Juniper
7 6 (4.88%) 3PAR
7 6 (4.88%) IronPort
7 6 (4.88%) Polycom
8 5 (4.07%) Tandberg
9 4 (3.25%) BT
9 4 (3.25%) F5
9 4 (3.25%) Intel Security
9 4 (3.25%) Remedy
9 4 (3.25%) Symantec
10 3 (2.44%) Avaya
10 3 (2.44%) EMC
10 3 (2.44%) Oracle
11 2 (1.63%) Dell
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £0.00 - £1 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Rate: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £16.09 - £18.05 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago