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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 69 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 53 56 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.50% 2.75% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.94% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 16
Average daily rate
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£313 £165 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.39% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £125 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £320 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £208 £208 £215
% change year-on-year
- -3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 21
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £12.50 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.63 £19.80 £19.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.86 £15.03 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.06%
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
1963 1904 1635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.68% 93.42% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1262 1112 908
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £223 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 108 153
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.15 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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 -6 11 £160 -43.85% 1
Basingstoke -9 8 £425 - 1
Portsmouth +5 7 £199 -7.55% 3
Hook -1 3 £325 +18.18%
Winchester -11 3 £165 -
Aldershot -3 2 - -
Havant - 2 £238 - 1
Farnborough - 2 £331 - 2
Fareham -2 1 - -
Alton - 1 £170 -
Andover - 1 - -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 50 (46.73%) Windows
2 32 (29.91%) Active Directory
3 30 (28.04%) ITIL
4 27 (25.23%) Microsoft
5 24 (22.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (20.56%) Windows 7
7 19 (17.76%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (17.76%) LAN
8 18 (16.82%) Security Cleared
9 17 (15.89%) SLA
9 17 (15.89%) CCNA
9 17 (15.89%) VMware
10 16 (14.95%) MCSA
11 15 (14.02%) CCNP
11 15 (14.02%) SC Cleared
12 14 (13.08%) Linux
12 14 (13.08%) MS Office
13 13 (12.15%) A+ Certification
13 13 (12.15%) Windows XP
13 13 (12.15%) Lync
14 12 (11.21%) Network Design
14 12 (11.21%) ITIL V3
14 12 (11.21%) Network+ Certification
15 11 (10.28%) SCOM
16 10 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (9.35%) Cisco
17 9 (8.41%) UNIX
17 9 (8.41%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (8.41%) SCCM
18 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 13 (12.15%) Lync
2 8 (7.48%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.87%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (1.87%) Confluence
4 2 (1.87%) IIS
4 2 (1.87%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.93%) Apache TomEE
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.93%) WordPress
5 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (13.08%) MS Office
2 6 (5.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) SaaS
2 5 (4.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.76%) LAN
2 7 (6.54%) WAN
3 6 (5.61%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.61%) Unified Communications
4 5 (4.67%) Firewall
5 4 (3.74%) NAS
5 4 (3.74%) DHCP
5 4 (3.74%) DNS
6 3 (2.80%) HTTP
6 3 (2.80%) Wireless
6 3 (2.80%) VLAN
7 2 (1.87%) VoIP
7 2 (1.87%) SAN
8 1 (0.93%) Intranet
8 1 (0.93%) Internet
8 1 (0.93%) DSL
8 1 (0.93%) X.400
8 1 (0.93%) QSIG
8 1 (0.93%) H.323
8 1 (0.93%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) JIRA
1 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.87%) Gerrit
General
1 6 (5.61%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.74%) Banking
3 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.87%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Military
5 1 (0.93%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.67%) HTML
1 5 (4.67%) Middleware
2 1 (0.93%) jQuery
2 1 (0.93%) YAML
2 1 (0.93%) RESTful
2 1 (0.93%) CSS
2 1 (0.93%) SOAP
2 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.54%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.80%) BYOD
3 3 (2.80%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.87%) Wiki
4 2 (1.87%) Replication
4 2 (1.87%) Clustering
4 2 (1.87%) GIS
4 2 (1.87%) EPoS
4 2 (1.87%) iPhone
5 1 (0.93%) iPad
5 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) NHS
5 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (46.73%) Windows
2 22 (20.56%) Windows 7
3 14 (13.08%) Linux
4 13 (12.15%) Windows XP
5 9 (8.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.41%) UNIX
6 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.61%) SUSE
9 5 (4.67%) Solaris
10 2 (1.87%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.93%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.04%) ITIL
2 12 (11.21%) Network Design
2 12 (11.21%) ITIL V3
3 8 (7.48%) Migration
4 6 (5.61%) Problem Management
5 5 (4.67%) Change Management
6 4 (3.74%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.74%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (3.74%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (3.74%) Performance Management
7 3 (2.80%) Server Building
7 3 (2.80%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.80%) Time Management
7 3 (2.80%) CRM
7 3 (2.80%) ERP
8 2 (1.87%) Load Balancing
8 2 (1.87%) Data Protection
9 1 (0.93%) Network Management
9 1 (0.93%) Software Distribution
9 1 (0.93%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.54%) SQL
2 6 (5.61%) Perl
3 5 (4.67%) Shell Script
3 5 (4.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.80%) VBScript
5 2 (1.87%) Python
5 2 (1.87%) PHP
5 2 (1.87%) Java
5 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) Groovy
6 1 (0.93%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (22.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (17.76%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (16.82%) Security Cleared
4 17 (15.89%) CCNA
5 16 (14.95%) MCSA
6 15 (14.02%) CCNP
6 15 (14.02%) SC Cleared
7 13 (12.15%) A+ Certification
8 12 (11.21%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (6.54%) MCSE
10 2 (1.87%) HND
10 2 (1.87%) Degree
10 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.93%) VCP4
11 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.93%) MCP
11 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.89%) SLA
2 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 32 (29.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.54%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.74%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.74%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (3.74%) vSphere
5 2 (1.87%) NFS
5 2 (1.87%) XenApp
6 1 (0.93%) XenServer
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.93%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (10.28%) SCOM
2 9 (8.41%) SCCM
3 5 (4.67%) Puppet
4 4 (3.74%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (3.74%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.93%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.93%) vMotion
Vendors
1 27 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.89%) VMware
3 10 (9.35%) Cisco
4 8 (7.48%) Citrix
5 7 (6.54%) HP
5 7 (6.54%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.67%) Oracle
7 4 (3.74%) EMC
7 4 (3.74%) Symantec
7 4 (3.74%) Juniper
8 3 (2.80%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.87%) Sophos
9 2 (1.87%) NetApp
9 2 (1.87%) Sun
9 2 (1.87%) Polycom
9 2 (1.87%) Acronis
9 2 (1.87%) Lotus
10 1 (0.93%) F5
10 1 (0.93%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.93%) Becrypt
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