The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Liverpool region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 28 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.52% 2.37% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 2.55% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £231 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £259 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
+15.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.10 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-5.60% +3.22%
Support Engineer
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
231 235 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.06% 92.89% 97.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 132 77
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £51.67 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Liverpool region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Intranet
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Intranet
1 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft