The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Newbury region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 12 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 17 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 10.12% 1.88% -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.26% 2.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £208 £211
% change year-on-year
+25.30% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.77 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-4.88% +5.13%
Support Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newbury 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
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
151 148 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 89.88% 92.50% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 51 53
Median daily rate £275 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Newbury region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (96.30%) VMware
2 24 (88.89%) Change Management
2 24 (88.89%) Incident Management
2 24 (88.89%) DNS
2 24 (88.89%) Java
2 24 (88.89%) SQL
2 24 (88.89%) Solaris
2 24 (88.89%) LDAP
2 24 (88.89%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) JDBC
4 2 (7.41%) JSP
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
5 1 (3.70%) 4G
5 1 (3.70%) High Availability
5 1 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 24 (88.89%) DNS
1 24 (88.89%) LDAP
2 1 (3.70%) 2G
2 1 (3.70%) 3G
2 1 (3.70%) 4G
2 1 (3.70%) LTE
2 1 (3.70%) NAS
2 1 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
General
1 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) JDBC
1 2 (7.41%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Clustering
1 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Change Management
1 24 (88.89%) Incident Management
1 24 (88.89%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.70%) High Availability
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL
3 1 (3.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) Java
1 24 (88.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCNA
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Dell
3 1 (3.70%) Huawei
3 1 (3.70%) NetApp
3 1 (3.70%) Symantec