The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 430 435 440
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.009% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.009% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £225 £294 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.40% +63.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £200 £425
% change year-on-year
+65.62% -52.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Senior 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
21443 22185 23279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15237 15665 16113
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £617 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 350 441
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Senior Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) PaaS
4 3 (30.00%) Office 365
4 3 (30.00%) IaaS
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) LDAP
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Avaya
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) OLAP
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) XSLT
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) Unix

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) IaaS
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) PaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) LDAP
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (10.00%) DMZ
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (10.00%) Intranet
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) OLAP
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Java EE
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) XSLT
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ADO
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) EJB
2 1 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) JPA
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) RAML
2 1 (10.00%) Swagger
2 1 (10.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) DataPower
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) VMS
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) API Development
3 1 (10.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Security
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Service Design
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (10.00%) KVM
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (10.00%) UAG
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (10.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe
5 1 (10.00%) AppSense
5 1 (10.00%) CA
5 1 (10.00%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) Imperva
5 1 (10.00%) Red Box
5 1 (10.00%) Sophos