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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 17 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.28% 0.65% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.76% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £275 - £135
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £235 £225
% change year-on-year
-17.02% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
70 131 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 89.74% 84.52% 86.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 46 94
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £311 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £468 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £30.98 £14.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.28% -56.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 16 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 14 (87.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 14 (87.50%) Java
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) Solaris
2 14 (87.50%) LDAP
2 14 (87.50%) DNS
2 14 (87.50%) Change Management
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
3 2 (12.50%) SLA
3 2 (12.50%) MPEG
3 2 (12.50%) HTTP
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) Video on Demand
3 2 (12.50%) STB

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 14 (87.50%) DNS
1 14 (87.50%) LDAP
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) MPEG
1 2 (12.50%) STB
1 2 (12.50%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 14 (87.50%) Change Management
2 14 (87.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) VMware