The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Windows Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 418 397 388
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 25 38 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 24
Median daily rate £175 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £150 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £135 £200
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -32.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 15
Median hourly rate £14.75 £18.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.27% +68.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -9.09%
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
21646 22266 22990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.99% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15388 15710 15942
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 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 349 435
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Windows Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 28 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +15 2 - -
Surbiton - 1 £260 -
Windows Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 23 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
5 14 (30.43%) Finance
5 14 (30.43%) Windows Server
6 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (28.26%) ITIL
7 11 (23.91%) Citrix
7 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (21.74%) VMware
9 9 (19.57%) SCCM
9 9 (19.57%) MS Office
9 9 (19.57%) Cisco
10 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
11 7 (15.22%) Firewall
11 7 (15.22%) Banking
11 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
12 5 (10.87%) Office 365
12 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
12 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (10.87%) HP
13 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
13 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
13 4 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (8.70%) MCSE
13 4 (8.70%) SQL
13 4 (8.70%) DNS
13 4 (8.70%) Mac OS X

Windows 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 4 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Office
2 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (8.70%) DNS
3 3 (6.52%) DHCP
3 3 (6.52%) SAN
4 2 (4.35%) LAN
4 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.35%) VLAN
4 2 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (2.17%) 4G
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.17%) Intranet
5 1 (2.17%) LDAP
5 1 (2.17%) NAS
5 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.17%) VoIP
5 1 (2.17%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) Wireless
5 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MSI
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Back Office
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Front Office
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.70%) iPhone
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) iPad
4 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.17%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.17%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server
4 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.70%) Mac OS X
6 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
6 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.52%) Android
7 3 (6.52%) Unix
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.35%) Linux
9 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.17%) Solaris
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
2 3 (6.52%) Migration
3 2 (4.35%) Change Management
3 2 (4.35%) Coaching
3 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.17%) Change Control
4 1 (2.17%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (2.17%) CRM
4 1 (2.17%) High Availability
4 1 (2.17%) Investment Management
4 1 (2.17%) Line Management
4 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.17%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (2.17%) Service Design
4 1 (2.17%) Software Delivery
4 1 (2.17%) Time Management
4 1 (2.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) VBScript
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) MCSE
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) MCP
5 1 (2.17%) ACMT
5 1 (2.17%) CCA
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCITP
5 1 (2.17%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) XenApp
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.17%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.17%) MetaFrame
5 1 (2.17%) UAG
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) Casper Suite
2 1 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.17%) OpenView
2 1 (2.17%) OVSD
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
2 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) Citrix
3 10 (21.74%) VMware
4 9 (19.57%) Cisco
5 5 (10.87%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.70%) Palo Alto
7 3 (6.52%) Apple
7 3 (6.52%) Dell
8 2 (4.35%) Symantec
9 1 (2.17%) Avaya
9 1 (2.17%) Bloomberg
9 1 (2.17%) EMC
9 1 (2.17%) IBM
9 1 (2.17%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.17%) NetApp
9 1 (2.17%) Oracle
9 1 (2.17%) Remedy
9 1 (2.17%) Reuters
9 1 (2.17%) Sophos
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