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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 69 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 44 49 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.16% 2.55% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 2.78% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 19
Average daily rate
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£240 £135 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -49.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £115 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £327 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £203 £250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -19.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.25 £16.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +28.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.35 £14.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £115.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.63 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +0.80%
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
1881 1764 1577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.16% 91.73% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1187 1001 912
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 108 171
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -7 6 £170 -10.52% 6
Portsmouth +1 5 £145 - 3
Winchester -8 5 £150 -
Aldershot +7 3 £318 +176.08%
Basingstoke +1 2 - - 4
Havant -10 2 £325 - 2
Fareham -2 1 - - 3
Romsey - 1 £175 -
Alton - 1 £170 - 1
Waterlooville - 1 £130 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 51 (56.04%) Windows
2 29 (31.87%) ITIL
3 26 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 26 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (27.47%) Windows 7
5 23 (25.27%) Active Directory
6 20 (21.98%) SLA
6 20 (21.98%) LAN
6 20 (21.98%) Security Cleared
7 18 (19.78%) MCSA
8 17 (18.68%) CCNA
8 17 (18.68%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (18.68%) SC Cleared
9 16 (17.58%) ITIL V3
9 16 (17.58%) MS Office
10 13 (14.29%) Windows XP
10 13 (14.29%) A+ Certification
10 13 (14.29%) CCNP
11 12 (13.19%) Network+ Certification
12 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (12.09%) MS Exchange
12 11 (12.09%) Linux
13 10 (10.99%) Cisco
13 10 (10.99%) VMware
13 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (10.99%) Network Design
13 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (8.79%) Hyper-V
14 8 (8.79%) Migration

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 11 (12.09%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (7.69%) Lync
3 3 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.20%) Confluence
4 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.10%) Apache TomEE
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 16 (17.58%) MS Office
2 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) assyst
2 1 (1.10%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Office 365
2 3 (3.30%) SaaS
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.98%) LAN
2 8 (8.79%) WAN
3 6 (6.59%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.49%) VoIP
4 5 (5.49%) Firewall
5 4 (4.40%) NAS
5 4 (4.40%) DNS
6 3 (3.30%) SAN
6 3 (3.30%) DHCP
6 3 (3.30%) VLAN
6 3 (3.30%) Network Security
7 1 (1.10%) 3G
7 1 (1.10%) Internet
7 1 (1.10%) WLAN
7 1 (1.10%) Broadband
7 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.10%) Wireless
7 1 (1.10%) QSIG
7 1 (1.10%) H.323
7 1 (1.10%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.30%) MySQL
2 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
1 2 (2.20%) Gerrit
General
1 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.30%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) LAMP
1 2 (2.20%) HTML
2 1 (1.10%) Middleware
2 1 (1.10%) XMPP
2 1 (1.10%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.20%) iPhone
4 2 (2.20%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.20%) Wiki
4 2 (2.20%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.20%) GIS
4 2 (2.20%) EPoS
4 2 (2.20%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.10%) NHS
5 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.10%) Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) BYOD
5 1 (1.10%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 51 (56.04%) Windows
2 25 (27.47%) Windows 7
3 13 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (12.09%) Linux
5 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.40%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.40%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.30%) UNIX
7 3 (3.30%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (2.20%) CentOS
8 2 (2.20%) SUSE
8 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.10%) Solaris
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.87%) ITIL
2 16 (17.58%) ITIL V3
3 10 (10.99%) Network Design
4 8 (8.79%) Migration
5 7 (7.69%) Change Management
5 7 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.49%) CRM
6 5 (5.49%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.40%) Service Management
8 3 (3.30%) ERP
8 3 (3.30%) Security Management
8 3 (3.30%) Server Building
8 3 (3.30%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.20%) Time Management
9 2 (2.20%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.20%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (2.20%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (2.20%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.20%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.10%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.20%) SQL
2 2 (2.20%) VBScript
2 2 (2.20%) Perl
2 2 (2.20%) Python
3 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.10%) PHP
3 1 (1.10%) Java
3 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.10%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (21.98%) Security Cleared
3 18 (19.78%) MCSA
4 17 (18.68%) CCNA
4 17 (18.68%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (18.68%) SC Cleared
5 13 (14.29%) A+ Certification
5 13 (14.29%) CCNP
6 12 (13.19%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (7.69%) MCSE
8 4 (4.40%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.30%) MCP
10 2 (2.20%) MCDST
10 2 (2.20%) MCTS
10 2 (2.20%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.98%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 23 (25.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.20%) NFS
4 2 (2.20%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.10%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) SCOM
2 3 (3.30%) SCCM
3 2 (2.20%) Hyperic
3 2 (2.20%) Nagios
4 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.99%) Cisco
2 10 (10.99%) VMware
3 7 (7.69%) HP
4 6 (6.59%) Citrix
5 4 (4.40%) Juniper
5 4 (4.40%) Remedy
5 4 (4.40%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.30%) McAfee
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle
6 3 (3.30%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.30%) Websense
7 2 (2.20%) LogRhythm
7 2 (2.20%) Acronis
7 2 (2.20%) Splunk
7 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.20%) Sun
7 2 (2.20%) NetApp
8 1 (1.10%) Lotus
8 1 (1.10%) Sophos
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £25 - £27.50 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £16.00 - £30.00 per hour + n/a
Posted: 4 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £160 - £180 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago