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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 417 390 383
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 20 44 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.20% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 27 21
Median daily rate £206 £198 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.43% -41.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £120 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £433 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £223 £135 £200
% change year-on-year
+64.81% -32.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 15
Median hourly rate £23.25 £21.69 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.19% +97.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+266.66% -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
21561 22357 23076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.74% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15342 15679 15683
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 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 334 435
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 August 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 August 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 +28 3 - - 5
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 August 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
5 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (27.50%) Citrix
6 11 (27.50%) ITIL
7 10 (25.00%) Finance
8 9 (22.50%) MS Office
9 8 (20.00%) SCCM
9 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (17.50%) Cisco
11 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (15.00%) VMware
11 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (15.00%) Office 365
11 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (12.50%) Migration
12 5 (12.50%) Firewall
12 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
13 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
13 4 (10.00%) Unix
13 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
13 4 (10.00%) MCSE
13 4 (10.00%) SQL
13 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (10.00%) Change Management

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 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Office
2 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.50%) DHCP
3 3 (7.50%) DNS
3 3 (7.50%) SAN
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.50%) 4G
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.50%) Intranet
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) LDAP
5 1 (2.50%) NAS
5 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.50%) VLAN
5 1 (2.50%) VoIP
5 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MSI
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Back Office
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) iPhone
2 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.50%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.50%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.00%) Unix
6 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.50%) Linux
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.00%) Android
9 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.50%) Solaris
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ITIL
2 5 (12.50%) Migration
3 4 (10.00%) Change Management
4 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.50%) Coaching
6 1 (2.50%) High Availability
6 1 (2.50%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.50%) Line Management
6 1 (2.50%) Logistics
6 1 (2.50%) Password Management
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (2.50%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Time Management
6 1 (2.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.00%) MCSE
3 3 (7.50%) MCSA
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) CCNA
4 2 (5.00%) CCNP
4 2 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) CCA
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
5 1 (2.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (7.50%) XenApp
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.50%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.50%) MetaFrame
5 1 (2.50%) UAG
5 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.50%) Nessus
2 1 (2.50%) OpenView
2 1 (2.50%) OVSD
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) Citrix
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco
4 6 (15.00%) VMware
5 3 (7.50%) Avaya
5 3 (7.50%) HP
6 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (2.50%) Altiris
7 1 (2.50%) AppSense
7 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.50%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (2.50%) EMC
7 1 (2.50%) IBM
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle
7 1 (2.50%) Red Box
7 1 (2.50%) Remedy
7 1 (2.50%) Reuters
7 1 (2.50%) Sophos
7 1 (2.50%) Symantec
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