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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 91 92 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 12 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.89% 1.10% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.16% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 11
Median daily rate £300 £240 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £130 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £217 £225
% change year-on-year
+10.85% -3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +32.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
1298 1556 932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.86% 95.34% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 1067 597
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 46 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% +13.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £31.55 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco
3 8 (32.00%) VMware
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) VPN
5 6 (24.00%) LAN
5 6 (24.00%) WAN
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (24.00%) Firewall
6 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (16.00%) Citrix
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
8 3 (12.00%) Degree
8 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (12.00%) MPLS
8 3 (12.00%) BGP
8 3 (12.00%) Linux
8 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (12.00%) CCIE
8 3 (12.00%) CCNP
8 3 (12.00%) CCNA
9 2 (8.00%) CCDA
9 2 (8.00%) DNS

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 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
1 6 (24.00%) VPN
1 6 (24.00%) WAN
2 3 (12.00%) BGP
2 3 (12.00%) MPLS
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) Network Security
3 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) VLAN
4 1 (4.00%) 2G
4 1 (4.00%) 3G
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) FTP
4 1 (4.00%) GSM
4 1 (4.00%) OSPF
4 1 (4.00%) SSL
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) UMTS
4 1 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Statistics
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Linux
5 2 (8.00%) CentOS
5 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.00%) Unix
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Coaching
3 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (4.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (4.00%) DevOps
3 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.00%) Release Management
3 1 (4.00%) Server Patching
3 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CCIE
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
2 3 (12.00%) CCNP
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.00%) CCDA
4 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.00%) vCloud
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Grafana
1 2 (8.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco
1 8 (32.00%) VMware
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Splunk
4 2 (8.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) Akamai
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) Ericsson
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire
5 1 (4.00%) Toshiba
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: Competitive
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