The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 10 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 2.33% 1.82% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 1.85% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£225 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £230 £225
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.11
% change year-on-year
+3.41% -4.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hounslow 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
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38 54 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 88.37% 98.18% 97.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 45 37
Average daily rate £408 £420 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.97% +7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £150 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Hounslow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

Support Engineer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos