The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had IT Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 57 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.02% - 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £206 - £160
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £125 £160
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
IT Support Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
664 770 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.65% 94.36% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 397 421
Median daily rate £388 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.32% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £185 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 74 57
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hertfordshire region that featured IT Support Engineer in the job title.

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Hertfordshire region.

IT Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Hertfordshire region.

IT Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Watford - 4 - -
IT Support Engineer
East of England

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT 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 Hertfordshire region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) CCTV
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X Server
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Information Management
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Dell
1 3 (30.00%) HP
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
Hertfordshire
Venn Group
Rate: £150 - £170 Per Day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Sogeti
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 23 days ago