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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 69 58 74
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 52 50 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.48% 2.81% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.99% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 3
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£240 £275 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% +61.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £143 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £390 £834
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £225 £245
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 27 16
Average hourly rate £13.46 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.88 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.10 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
1926 1672 1902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.02% 93.99% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1131 974 1010
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 140 187
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.14 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 15 September 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
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 15 September 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 -10 16 £300 -14.28% 2
Portsmouth -9 5 £185 -30.18% 3
Basingstoke +10 4 - - 4
Farnborough +2 3 £200 - 3
Fareham -3 2 - - 1
Eastleigh - 2 £165 -
Aldershot -6 1 - -
Gosport - 1 - - 2
Havant - - - -
Alton - - - -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 60 (57.14%) Windows
2 37 (35.24%) Active Directory
3 33 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 23 (21.90%) Security Cleared
5 22 (20.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (19.05%) MS Office
6 20 (19.05%) MS Excel
7 18 (17.14%) Windows 7
8 17 (16.19%) VMware
9 16 (15.24%) Firewall
9 16 (15.24%) ITIL
9 16 (15.24%) Linux
9 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 15 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (12.38%) Citrix
11 13 (12.38%) HP
11 13 (12.38%) Oracle
11 13 (12.38%) Windows XP
12 12 (11.43%) MS Exchange
12 12 (11.43%) MCSE
12 12 (11.43%) SLA
13 11 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (10.48%) Cisco
13 11 (10.48%) MCP
14 10 (9.52%) Blackberry
14 10 (9.52%) TCP/IP
14 10 (9.52%) MCDST
15 9 (8.57%) MCITP
15 9 (8.57%) DevOps

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.57%) WebLogic
2 9 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.81%) Lync
5 2 (1.90%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.90%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.90%) Apache
5 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.95%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.95%) Documentum
6 1 (0.95%) Site Server
6 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (19.05%) MS Office
1 20 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.24%) Firewall
2 10 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.62%) DNS
3 8 (7.62%) DVB
4 7 (6.67%) DHCP
5 6 (5.71%) WLAN
6 5 (4.76%) LAN
7 4 (3.81%) Broadband
7 4 (3.81%) WAN
7 4 (3.81%) 3G
7 4 (3.81%) X.400
7 4 (3.81%) X.500
7 4 (3.81%) SAN
7 4 (3.81%) Wireless
8 3 (2.86%) SMTP
9 2 (1.90%) LDAP
9 2 (1.90%) SSL
9 2 (1.90%) IPsec
10 1 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.95%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.71%) MySQL
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.90%) MSI
General
1 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
1 3 (2.86%) Military
2 2 (1.90%) Legal
3 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.95%) Finance
3 1 (0.95%) Law
3 1 (0.95%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) Middleware
2 2 (1.90%) SAML
2 2 (1.90%) JSF
3 1 (0.95%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.67%) MPEG
2 7 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.86%) Open Source
3 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.90%) Replication
4 2 (1.90%) PKI
5 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.95%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.95%) Clustering
5 1 (0.95%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 60 (57.14%) Windows
2 22 (20.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (17.14%) Windows 7
4 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (15.24%) Linux
5 13 (12.38%) Windows XP
6 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.81%) UNIX
9 2 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.90%) AIX
9 2 (1.90%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.90%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.24%) ITIL
2 9 (8.57%) DevOps
3 7 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 7 (6.67%) Migration
4 6 (5.71%) Scrum
5 5 (4.76%) Release Management
6 4 (3.81%) Service Management
6 4 (3.81%) Problem Management
6 4 (3.81%) Security Management
7 3 (2.86%) SOA
7 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.90%) CRM
8 2 (1.90%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.90%) Project Management
8 2 (1.90%) Identity Management
8 2 (1.90%) Information Security
8 2 (1.90%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.90%) Software Distribution
8 2 (1.90%) Unit Testing
8 2 (1.90%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.62%) SQL
2 4 (3.81%) Java
3 2 (1.90%) Perl
3 2 (1.90%) PHP
3 2 (1.90%) VBScript
3 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (21.90%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 15 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (11.43%) MCSE
4 11 (10.48%) MCP
5 10 (9.52%) MCDST
6 9 (8.57%) MCITP
7 3 (2.86%) CCNA
7 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.90%) MCSA
8 2 (1.90%) CCNP
8 2 (1.90%) MCTS
8 2 (1.90%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.95%) HP AIS
9 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.95%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.95%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.43%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 37 (35.24%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.90%) XenServer
4 2 (1.90%) Shibboleth
4 2 (1.90%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.90%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (7.62%) YUM
1 8 (7.62%) Puppet
2 4 (3.81%) SCCM
3 3 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.86%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.90%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.90%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.95%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.95%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.95%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 33 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.19%) VMware
3 13 (12.38%) HP
3 13 (12.38%) Oracle
3 13 (12.38%) Citrix
4 11 (10.48%) Cisco
5 6 (5.71%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.81%) Apple
6 4 (3.81%) Blue Coat
7 3 (2.86%) Lotus
7 3 (2.86%) McAfee
7 3 (2.86%) LANDesk
7 3 (2.86%) Juniper
8 2 (1.90%) SAP
8 2 (1.90%) Adobe
8 2 (1.90%) IronPort
8 2 (1.90%) ICL
9 1 (0.95%) Tandberg
9 1 (0.95%) Proofpoint
9 1 (0.95%) F5
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