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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 71 69 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 53 36 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.63% 2.08% 3.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 2.26% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 18
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£220 £235 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £130 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £475 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £193 £250
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -23.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 22
Average hourly rate £32.50 £13.50 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.74% +14.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
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
1812 1592 1300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 89.88% 91.97% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 999 851 632
Average daily rate £362 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% +1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 105 169
Average hourly rate £13.75 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £43.55 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -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 26 January 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
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 26 January 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
Portsmouth +1 10 £288 -14.17% 1
Southampton -13 8 £203 -34.67% 2
Fareham +8 7 £168 +45.65% 4
Hook -10 5 £200 -46.52%
Basingstoke -4 3 £165 - 3
Farnborough -5 3 £153 - 3
Andover - - - -
Gosport - - - - 2
Petersfield - - - - 1
Alton - - - -
Winchester - - - - 2
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (50.00%) Windows
2 31 (30.39%) Windows 7
3 26 (25.49%) Security Cleared
4 23 (22.55%) SC Cleared
5 22 (21.57%) SLA
6 21 (20.59%) Active Directory
7 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
8 18 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 16 (15.69%) Cisco
10 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (12.75%) ITIL
11 13 (12.75%) VMware
12 12 (11.76%) SharePoint
12 12 (11.76%) Blackberry
12 12 (11.76%) Citrix
12 12 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (10.78%) LAN
13 11 (10.78%) MS Office
14 10 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (9.80%) HP
15 9 (8.82%) CCNA
15 9 (8.82%) Linux
15 9 (8.82%) VoIP
15 9 (8.82%) WAN
15 9 (8.82%) DVB
15 9 (8.82%) Security Management
15 9 (8.82%) ITIL V3

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 18 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 11 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (4.90%) Lync
6 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.98%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (10.78%) MS Office
2 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (4.90%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) LAN
2 9 (8.82%) VoIP
2 9 (8.82%) WAN
2 9 (8.82%) DVB
3 7 (6.86%) Firewall
3 7 (6.86%) SAN
4 6 (5.88%) 3G
4 6 (5.88%) Broadband
5 5 (4.90%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.92%) Wireless
6 4 (3.92%) DNS
7 3 (2.94%) VPN
7 3 (2.94%) Internet
7 3 (2.94%) MPLS
7 3 (2.94%) WLAN
8 2 (1.96%) DHCP
8 2 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.96%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.96%) VLAN
8 2 (1.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MSI
General
1 8 (7.84%) Finance
2 2 (1.96%) Legal
2 2 (1.96%) Publishing
2 2 (1.96%) French Language
2 2 (1.96%) German Language
3 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.98%) Advertising
3 1 (0.98%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) XMPP
2 3 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 8 (7.84%) MPEG
4 6 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.94%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.96%) Wiki
7 1 (0.98%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.98%) FMCG
7 1 (0.98%) NHS
7 1 (0.98%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.98%) Clustering
7 1 (0.98%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 51 (50.00%) Windows
2 31 (30.39%) Windows 7
3 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.82%) Linux
6 8 (7.84%) Windows XP
7 6 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.92%) UNIX
9 2 (1.96%) AIX
9 2 (1.96%) CentOS
10 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.98%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.75%) ITIL
2 9 (8.82%) Security Management
2 9 (8.82%) ITIL V3
3 7 (6.86%) Problem Management
4 6 (5.88%) Service Management
5 5 (4.90%) Change Management
5 5 (4.90%) Asset Management
6 4 (3.92%) Migration
6 4 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (2.94%) CRM
7 3 (2.94%) Project Management
8 2 (1.96%) E-Commerce
8 2 (1.96%) Network Design
8 2 (1.96%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (1.96%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (1.96%) Line Management
8 2 (1.96%) Use Case
8 2 (1.96%) Time Management
8 2 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (0.98%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.90%) SQL
2 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.98%) Java
3 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (25.49%) Security Cleared
2 23 (22.55%) SC Cleared
3 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (8.82%) CCNA
6 8 (7.84%) MCSE
7 7 (6.86%) MCSA
8 4 (3.92%) CCNP
8 4 (3.92%) MCP
8 4 (3.92%) MCDST
9 3 (2.94%) MCTS
9 3 (2.94%) MCITP
10 2 (1.96%) Degree
10 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.96%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.96%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.98%) CCVP
11 1 (0.98%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (21.57%) SLA
2 2 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.96%) XenApp
3 2 (1.96%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.96%) Snort
3 2 (1.96%) Squid
3 2 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.98%) Firmware
4 1 (0.98%) XenServer
4 1 (0.98%) vSphere
4 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) SCOM
2 3 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.96%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.96%) SCCM
3 2 (1.96%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.96%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.98%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.98%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.69%) Cisco
3 13 (12.75%) VMware
4 12 (11.76%) Citrix
5 10 (9.80%) HP
6 8 (7.84%) Remedy
7 7 (6.86%) McAfee
8 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.96%) CA
9 2 (1.96%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.96%) IBM
9 2 (1.96%) Tandberg
9 2 (1.96%) Lumension
10 1 (0.98%) Proofpoint
10 1 (0.98%) F5
10 1 (0.98%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.98%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.98%) Adobe
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle
10 1 (0.98%) Avaya
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