The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had IT Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 108 95 86
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.054% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.25% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £115 - £125
UK excluding London median daily rate £163 £180 £120
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
IT Support Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1747 1570 1302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.74% 95.32% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1018 820 674
Median daily rate £390 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 62 63
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.27 £10.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £20.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IT Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IT Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IT Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IT Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT 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 Manchester region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (83.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
Manchester
Venturi
Rate: £100.00 - £130 per day
Posted: 13 days ago