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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 390 400 419
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +19
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 22 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.088% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.095% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 2
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£200 £175 £178
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £134 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £350 £196
UK excluding London average daily rate £135 £150 £175
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 £19.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £13.90 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £19.60 £26.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-18.51% +3.84%
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
21907 22137 22840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.19% 92.82% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15325 15120 15560
Average daily rate £450 £425 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 353 408 472
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

IT Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 August 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 +2 7 £195 - 5
Westminster - 1 £195 -
IT Support Engineer
England

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 14 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 13 (37.14%) MS Office
4 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
5 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
6 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (20.00%) MCSE
7 7 (20.00%) Citrix
7 7 (20.00%) VMware
8 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
8 6 (17.14%) Internet
9 5 (14.29%) LAN
9 5 (14.29%) WAN
9 5 (14.29%) Cisco
9 5 (14.29%) ITIL
9 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
10 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
10 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
10 4 (11.43%) VoIP
10 4 (11.43%) Firewall
11 3 (8.57%) CCNA
11 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
11 3 (8.57%) SLA
11 3 (8.57%) Linux

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 14 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (37.14%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Internet
2 5 (14.29%) WAN
2 5 (14.29%) LAN
3 4 (11.43%) Firewall
3 4 (11.43%) VoIP
4 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
5 2 (5.71%) DNS
5 2 (5.71%) SAN
5 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.71%) DHCP
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.86%) NAS
6 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.86%) FWSM
6 1 (2.86%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) DB2
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) French Language
2 1 (2.86%) German Language
2 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Wiki
1 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (5.71%) iPad
2 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) iPhone
2 1 (2.86%) iSeries
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) Handset
2 1 (2.86%) Replication
2 1 (2.86%) Informatics
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.57%) Linux
7 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.86%) Android
8 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
2 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.86%) Project Management
3 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.86%) Change Management
3 1 (2.86%) ITSM
3 1 (2.86%) Information Security
3 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.86%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (2.86%) Logistics
3 1 (2.86%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
1 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.00%) MCSE
3 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.57%) MCITP
4 3 (8.57%) Degree
4 3 (8.57%) CCNA
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) MCSA
6 1 (2.86%) CCNP
6 1 (2.86%) CCA
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.86%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.71%) vSphere
4 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.71%) XenApp
5 1 (2.86%) Samba
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.86%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Citrix
2 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) Dell
4 2 (5.71%) Apple
5 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec
5 1 (2.86%) Remedy
5 1 (2.86%) Sophos
5 1 (2.86%) Isilon
5 1 (2.86%) EMC
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) CommVault
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) Veritas
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