The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 378 374 368
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 30 41 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 21
Average daily rate £190 £180 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -26.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £97 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £278 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £160 £238 £150
% change year-on-year
-32.63% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £17.25 £20.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £21.05 £21.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.83 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-0.52% +7.33%
Windows 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
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Windows Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Windows Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Windows Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Windows Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Windows Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Windows Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Windows Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +30 4 £225 +25.00% 3
Harrow - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £120 -
Windows Support Engineer
England

Windows Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer in their job title.

1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (49.21%) Microsoft
3 29 (46.03%) Active Directory
4 21 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 20 (31.75%) Windows 7
6 18 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 17 (26.98%) MS Office
8 15 (23.81%) Linux
8 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (23.81%) Windows 8
9 14 (22.22%) PowerShell
10 13 (20.63%) MS Excel
10 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
11 12 (19.05%) ITIL
12 11 (17.46%) Finance
12 11 (17.46%) VMware
12 11 (17.46%) Mac OS X
13 10 (15.87%) Apple
13 10 (15.87%) IIS
14 9 (14.29%) Windows XP
14 9 (14.29%) DNS
14 9 (14.29%) SCCM
15 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (12.70%) Java
16 7 (11.11%) SLA
16 7 (11.11%) Citrix
16 7 (11.11%) Internet
16 7 (11.11%) Banking
16 7 (11.11%) Apple iOS
16 7 (11.11%) Office 365

Windows Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.87%) IIS
3 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.17%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (26.98%) MS Office
2 13 (20.63%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) DNS
2 7 (11.11%) Internet
3 5 (7.94%) LDAP
3 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.94%) VPN
4 4 (6.35%) DHCP
4 4 (6.35%) Intranet
5 3 (4.76%) LAN
5 3 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.17%) Firewall
6 2 (3.17%) VoIP
7 1 (1.59%) DMZ
7 1 (1.59%) SAN
7 1 (1.59%) WAN
7 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.59%) Wireless
7 1 (1.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Advertising
4 2 (3.17%) Law
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Front Office
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) HTML
1 5 (7.94%) JSON
1 5 (7.94%) Regular Expression
1 5 (7.94%) XML
2 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
1 4 (6.35%) iPad
1 4 (6.35%) NHS
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.76%) iPhone
2 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.17%) EPoS
3 2 (3.17%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.17%) Statistics
4 1 (1.59%) Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) CMDB
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 20 (31.75%) Windows 7
4 15 (23.81%) Linux
4 15 (23.81%) Windows 8
4 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (17.46%) Mac OS X
6 9 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (11.11%) Android
8 7 (11.11%) Apple iOS
9 6 (9.52%) Unix
9 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (7.94%) AIX
10 5 (7.94%) HPUX
10 5 (7.94%) Solaris
11 4 (6.35%) Windows Vista
12 2 (3.17%) Mac OS
12 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
13 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) ITIL
2 7 (11.11%) Time Management
3 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (7.94%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (6.35%) Desktop Publishing
6 2 (3.17%) Coaching
6 2 (3.17%) DevOps
6 2 (3.17%) ITSM
6 2 (3.17%) Project Management
6 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.17%) Service Management
7 1 (1.59%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.59%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (1.59%) Identity Management
7 1 (1.59%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.59%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.59%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.59%) Scrum
7 1 (1.59%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 8 (12.70%) Java
3 6 (9.52%) Perl
3 6 (9.52%) Python
3 6 (9.52%) Shell Script
3 6 (9.52%) SQL
4 5 (7.94%) C#
4 5 (7.94%) C++
5 2 (3.17%) VBScript
6 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.17%) MCP
2 2 (3.17%) MCSE
3 1 (1.59%) CCNA
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (46.03%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.17%) vSphere
5 1 (1.59%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.59%) Samba
5 1 (1.59%) XenApp
5 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) SCCM
2 5 (7.94%) Nagios
3 4 (6.35%) SCOrch
4 3 (4.76%) Puppet
5 2 (3.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.59%) Casper Suite
6 1 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (49.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.46%) VMware
3 10 (15.87%) Apple
4 7 (11.11%) Citrix
5 5 (7.94%) Adobe
5 5 (7.94%) Remedy
5 5 (7.94%) Splunk
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco
6 3 (4.76%) HP
7 2 (3.17%) Avaya
7 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.17%) Dell
7 2 (3.17%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.17%) Symantec
8 1 (1.59%) BMC
8 1 (1.59%) Google
8 1 (1.59%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.59%) Lotus
8 1 (1.59%) NetApp
8 1 (1.59%) Sophos
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