The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Luton region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 19 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 3.52% 1.44% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 1.48% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £140 £288 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.30% +105.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £215 £213
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.60 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
Support Engineer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
138 135 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 97.18% 97.12% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 103 120
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Median hourly rate £46.07 £12.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+268.56% -68.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £26.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £50.17 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Luton region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Luton region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Avaya
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) CCENT
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) XenServer
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (12.50%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (12.50%) WMI
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) ADSL
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) ICMP
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) RIP
3 1 (12.50%) SNMP
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
1 1 (12.50%) Rendezvous
1 1 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XML Schema
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) RSA SecurID
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Change Management
1 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
1 1 (12.50%) High Availability
1 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCENT
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (12.50%) Kibana
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (12.50%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (12.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Avaya
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Progress
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO