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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 70 80 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 40 51 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.20% 2.32% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% 2.43% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 41
Median daily rate £225 £211 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% -15.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £153 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £329 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £220 £240
% change year-on-year
-20.45% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 13
Median hourly rate £13.48 £16.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.58% -18.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £22.30 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.66 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +3.44%
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
1682 2097 2065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.47% 95.40% 92.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1020 1293 1135
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 144 134
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +5 10 £205 +13.88% 4
Farnborough +10 8 £130 - 7
Basingstoke +7 5 £225 +2.27% 5
Portsmouth -1 5 £280 +75.00%
Hook +2 2 £221 +0.56%
Eastleigh - 1 - - 1
Fareham - 1 £160 -
Romsey - 1 £105 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 46 (58.23%) Windows
2 37 (46.84%) Active Directory
3 29 (36.71%) Microsoft
4 21 (26.58%) Windows 7
4 21 (26.58%) Windows Server
5 20 (25.32%) Security Cleared
6 19 (24.05%) MS Office
7 17 (21.52%) SC Cleared
7 17 (21.52%) Cisco
8 16 (20.25%) ITIL
8 16 (20.25%) VMware
9 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (16.46%) DHCP
10 13 (16.46%) DNS
11 12 (15.19%) WAN
11 12 (15.19%) TCP/IP
11 12 (15.19%) Firewall
12 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
12 11 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (12.66%) LAN
14 9 (11.39%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (11.39%) Data Centre
15 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (10.13%) Network Security
15 8 (10.13%) SLA
16 7 (8.86%) CCNP
16 7 (8.86%) HP
16 7 (8.86%) CCNA
16 7 (8.86%) SNMP
16 7 (8.86%) SQL

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 6 (7.59%) MS Exchange
1 6 (7.59%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.80%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) Apache
4 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.27%) Smallworld
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (24.05%) MS Office
2 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) SaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) DHCP
1 13 (16.46%) DNS
2 12 (15.19%) Firewall
2 12 (15.19%) TCP/IP
2 12 (15.19%) WAN
3 10 (12.66%) LAN
4 8 (10.13%) Network Security
5 7 (8.86%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (8.86%) SNMP
6 5 (6.33%) MPLS
6 5 (6.33%) Unified Communications
6 5 (6.33%) VoIP
6 5 (6.33%) VPN
7 4 (5.06%) Internet
7 4 (5.06%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (5.06%) SSL
7 4 (5.06%) Wireless
8 3 (3.80%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.80%) SAN
8 3 (3.80%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) DB2
1 1 (1.27%) GIS
1 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (3.80%) Local Government
1 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.53%) Advertising
3 1 (1.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) 802.1X
1 2 (2.53%) Web Services
2 1 (1.27%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.27%) JSP
2 1 (1.27%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.27%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.59%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.06%) Cryptography
3 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.06%) Statistics
4 3 (3.80%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.53%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (2.53%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.53%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.27%) EPoS
6 1 (1.27%) FMCG
6 1 (1.27%) iPhone
6 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.27%) NHS
6 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 46 (58.23%) Windows
2 21 (26.58%) Windows 7
2 21 (26.58%) Windows Server
3 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.59%) Linux
6 5 (6.33%) Windows 10
7 4 (5.06%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.53%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.27%) AIX
9 1 (1.27%) Unix
9 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) ITIL
2 6 (7.59%) Change Management
2 6 (7.59%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (6.33%) Incident Management
3 5 (6.33%) Problem Management
4 4 (5.06%) Capacity Management
4 4 (5.06%) Computer Security
4 4 (5.06%) Fault Management
4 4 (5.06%) Information Security
4 4 (5.06%) Project Management
4 4 (5.06%) Security Patching
4 4 (5.06%) Service Management
5 3 (3.80%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (3.80%) ITSM
5 3 (3.80%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.53%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (2.53%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.53%) Network Management
6 2 (2.53%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.27%) C
3 1 (1.27%) Java
3 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.52%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.39%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.86%) CCNA
4 7 (8.86%) CCNP
5 3 (3.80%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.53%) CCIE
6 2 (2.53%) MCSE
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.27%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.27%) CCIP
7 1 (1.27%) CFCE
7 1 (1.27%) Degree
7 1 (1.27%) MCITP
7 1 (1.27%) MCP
7 1 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) SLA
2 4 (5.06%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 37 (46.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.80%) vSphere
4 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.53%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.27%) vCloud
5 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) SCCM
2 5 (6.33%) SCOM
3 4 (5.06%) FortiGate
4 3 (3.80%) Puppet
5 2 (2.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.53%) WSUS
6 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 29 (36.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.52%) Cisco
3 16 (20.25%) VMware
4 7 (8.86%) HP
4 7 (8.86%) Remedy
5 6 (7.59%) Citrix
6 5 (6.33%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.06%) Dell
7 4 (5.06%) Palo Alto
8 3 (3.80%) EMC
8 3 (3.80%) Sonus
9 2 (2.53%) arcserve
9 2 (2.53%) Cyberoam
9 2 (2.53%) F5
9 2 (2.53%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.27%) Avaya
10 1 (1.27%) CommVault
10 1 (1.27%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (1.27%) Virgin Media
10 1 (1.27%) Xerox
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