The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Middlesex region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 26 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.60% - 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £180 - £274
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
+17.77% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.36 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-4.03% +3.22%
Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
163 152 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 97.02% 96.82% 97.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 85 156
Median daily rate £378 £350 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 20
Median hourly rate £45.50 £16.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.75% -61.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Middlesex region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) iPhone

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Fault Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya