The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 94 83 76
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.97% 1.35% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.43% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 6
Median daily rate £313 £180 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.61% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £123 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £300 £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £214 £213
% change year-on-year
+28.65% +0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.75 - £13.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.60 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +7.09%
Support Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1387 1471 1105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.66% 94.90% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 977 1055 775
Median daily rate £413 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 24
Median hourly rate £12.66 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 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 Leeds region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
3 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 10 (34.48%) VMware
5 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
6 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco
7 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
7 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
7 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
8 4 (13.79%) Law
8 4 (13.79%) MS Office
8 4 (13.79%) ITIL
8 4 (13.79%) Citrix
9 3 (10.34%) VPN
9 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
9 3 (10.34%) LAN
9 3 (10.34%) WAN
9 3 (10.34%) Firewall
9 3 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (10.34%) Extranet
9 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
9 3 (10.34%) Document Management
9 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
9 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
9 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (6.90%) Server Virtualisation
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) JBoss
4 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Extranet
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
1 3 (10.34%) LAN
1 3 (10.34%) VPN
1 3 (10.34%) WAN
2 2 (6.90%) Network Security
3 1 (3.45%) BGP
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (3.45%) FTP
3 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.45%) MPLS
3 1 (3.45%) OSPF
3 1 (3.45%) TACACS
3 1 (3.45%) Telepresence
3 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (13.79%) Law
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) CGI
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.45%) Unix
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Document Management
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
2 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.90%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (3.45%) Data Mapping
4 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Server Patching
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CCNA
1 2 (6.90%) CCNP
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.45%) JNCIS
2 1 (3.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
1 1 (3.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco
4 4 (13.79%) Citrix
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) IBM
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) Symantec
6 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Novell
6 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
6 1 (3.45%) Toshiba
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