The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 370 370 343
Rank change year-on-year
0 -27
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 20 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.095% 0.093% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.100% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 4
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£213 £165 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £126 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £199 £278
UK excluding London average daily rate £125 £160 £149
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 17
Average hourly rate £24.38 £78.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.04% +350.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £163.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -
IT Support Engineer
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19374 20076 18238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 93.05% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13538 13608 12452
Average daily rate £450 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 319 384 408
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £43.63 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IT Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

IT Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IT Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

IT Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

IT Support Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in London

IT Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 4 £206 +25.00% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Surbiton - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chessington - - - - 2
Coulsdon - - - -
IT Support Engineer
England

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
3 25 (60.98%) Windows 7
4 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
4 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
5 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
7 13 (31.71%) VMware
8 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (29.27%) MS Office
8 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (26.83%) Blackberry
10 10 (24.39%) MCSE
11 9 (21.95%) Cisco
11 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
11 9 (21.95%) MCITP
12 8 (19.51%) Firewall
12 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
12 8 (19.51%) DNS
12 8 (19.51%) DHCP
12 8 (19.51%) MCP
13 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
13 7 (17.07%) LAN
13 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (14.63%) Windows XP
14 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
14 6 (14.63%) WAN
14 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (14.63%) SAN

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
2 12 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.76%) IBM Notes
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
2 12 (29.27%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Firewall
1 8 (19.51%) DNS
1 8 (19.51%) DHCP
2 7 (17.07%) LAN
3 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
3 6 (14.63%) WAN
3 6 (14.63%) SAN
4 4 (9.76%) Internet
4 4 (9.76%) NAS
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (7.32%) VLAN
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.88%) VPN
6 2 (4.88%) VoIP
6 2 (4.88%) Wireless
7 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.44%) MPLS
7 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) DB2
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.44%) French Language
3 1 (2.44%) German Language
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Blackberry
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Hedge funds
3 3 (7.32%) iPhone
4 2 (4.88%) iPad
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.44%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 25 (60.98%) Windows 7
3 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (14.63%) Windows XP
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
7 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
7 3 (7.32%) Mac OS
7 3 (7.32%) Android
7 3 (7.32%) Linux
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.44%) CentOS
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
2 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
2 5 (12.20%) ITIL
3 4 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (9.76%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.32%) Change Management
5 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.88%) Service Management
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.44%) Information Security
6 1 (2.44%) Logistics
6 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.44%) Time Management
6 1 (2.44%) Migration
6 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.44%) Coaching
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (24.39%) MCSE
3 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
3 9 (21.95%) MCITP
4 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
4 8 (19.51%) MCP
5 5 (12.20%) DV Cleared
6 4 (9.76%) CCNA
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (7.32%) A+ Certification
7 3 (7.32%) MCSA
7 3 (7.32%) CCA
7 3 (7.32%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (7.32%) CCEA
7 3 (7.32%) CCNP
8 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
2 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
3 4 (9.76%) VMware ESX
3 4 (9.76%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (7.32%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) VMware
3 9 (21.95%) Cisco
4 5 (12.20%) Citrix
5 4 (9.76%) NetApp
5 4 (9.76%) Lotus
6 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.88%) Altiris
7 1 (2.44%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.44%) Tandberg
7 1 (2.44%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.44%) Apple
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
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