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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 78 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 41 54 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.08% 2.51% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.65% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 35
Median daily rate £337 £319 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.72% +67.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £162 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £432 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £208 £213
% change year-on-year
+25.30% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 16
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 £11.87 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £33.90 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.06% +4.12%
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
1839 2039 1957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.16% 94.84% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1164 1290 1112
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 £275 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 137 112
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.17 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +12 14 £375 +134.37% 6
Basingstoke -2 5 £175 -58.82% 1
Farnborough +3 3 £245 -26.03% 2
Portsmouth -18 3 - - 1
Fareham -7 1 - - 2
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 41 (46.59%) Microsoft
1 41 (46.59%) Active Directory
2 40 (45.45%) Windows
3 26 (29.55%) ITIL
3 26 (29.55%) Cisco
3 26 (29.55%) Security Cleared
4 24 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 22 (25.00%) VMware
6 17 (19.32%) Windows Server
7 16 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 15 (17.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (17.05%) SCCM
9 14 (15.91%) Firewall
10 13 (14.77%) MS Office
11 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (12.50%) Linux
12 11 (12.50%) DHCP
12 11 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (11.36%) PowerShell
13 10 (11.36%) Skype for Business
13 10 (11.36%) DNS
13 10 (11.36%) LAN
13 10 (11.36%) SLA
13 10 (11.36%) Service Management
14 9 (10.23%) Citrix
15 8 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (9.09%) vSphere
15 8 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (9.09%) CCNP
15 8 (9.09%) CCNA

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 10 (11.36%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.27%) IIS
3 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.14%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.14%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.14%) PegaRULES
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) MS Office
2 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.27%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.91%) Firewall
2 11 (12.50%) DHCP
3 10 (11.36%) DNS
3 10 (11.36%) LAN
4 8 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 8 (9.09%) WAN
5 7 (7.95%) SSL
6 6 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (6.82%) Network Security
6 6 (6.82%) VoIP
7 4 (4.55%) Unified Communications
7 4 (4.55%) VPN
7 4 (4.55%) Wireless
8 3 (3.41%) Internet
8 3 (3.41%) IPv6
8 3 (3.41%) MPLS
8 3 (3.41%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (3.41%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (3.41%) SAN
9 2 (2.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.14%) Big Data
3 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (3.41%) Local Government
2 2 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Electronics
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
3 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Marketing
3 1 (1.14%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (3.41%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.14%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 4 (4.55%) Statistics
1 4 (4.55%) VCE vBlock
2 3 (3.41%) Driving Licence
2 3 (3.41%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.27%) EMC VNX
3 2 (2.27%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.27%) User Experience
3 2 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.14%) Clustering
4 1 (1.14%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.14%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (45.45%) Windows
2 17 (19.32%) Windows Server
3 16 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 15 (17.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (12.50%) Linux
7 8 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.27%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.27%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.14%) AIX
11 1 (1.14%) CentOS
11 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.55%) ITIL
2 10 (11.36%) Service Management
3 8 (9.09%) ITSM
4 6 (6.82%) Configuration Management
4 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (5.68%) Change Management
5 5 (5.68%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (4.55%) Coaching
6 4 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.55%) Patch Management
6 4 (4.55%) Software Distribution
7 3 (3.41%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.41%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.41%) DevOps
7 3 (3.41%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.27%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.27%) Open Source
8 2 (2.27%) Project Management
9 1 (1.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.36%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.95%) SQL
3 5 (5.68%) Java
4 3 (3.41%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.41%) C
4 3 (3.41%) Perl
5 2 (2.27%) VB
5 2 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (29.55%) Security Cleared
2 24 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.09%) CCNA
3 8 (9.09%) CCNP
3 8 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.55%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.14%) RHCT
6 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (46.59%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.09%) vSphere
4 7 (7.95%) XenApp
5 6 (6.82%) XenServer
6 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
7 4 (4.55%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.14%) Docker
9 1 (1.14%) NFS
9 1 (1.14%) vCloud
9 1 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.14%) VMFS
9 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (17.05%) SCCM
2 6 (6.82%) SCOM
3 4 (4.55%) FortiGate
3 4 (4.55%) Puppet
4 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.27%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.14%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.14%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.14%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (46.59%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.55%) Cisco
3 22 (25.00%) VMware
4 9 (10.23%) Citrix
5 8 (9.09%) Remedy
6 7 (7.95%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.68%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.55%) HP
8 4 (4.55%) Palo Alto
9 3 (3.41%) EMC
9 3 (3.41%) Intel Security
9 3 (3.41%) Juniper
10 2 (2.27%) Adobe
10 2 (2.27%) Apple
10 2 (2.27%) Borland
10 2 (2.27%) Dell
10 2 (2.27%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.27%) Oracle
10 2 (2.27%) SAP
10 2 (2.27%) Sonus