The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northamptonshire 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 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 44 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.85% 1.83% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 1.88% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Median daily rate £200 £225 £178
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +26.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £195 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £235 £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £173 £220 £240
% change year-on-year
-21.59% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £18.75 £10.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.57 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.90% +3.44%
Support Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
520 319 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.12% 97.26% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 216 207
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 29
Median hourly rate £13.75 £8.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% -43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £12.50 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -9 7 £200 -11.11% 4
Wellingborough - 2 £155 -
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
3 10 (47.62%) SCCM
4 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) MS Office
7 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
7 5 (23.81%) ITIL
7 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
8 4 (19.05%) LAN
8 4 (19.05%) Intel Security
8 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 4 (19.05%) OneDrive
8 4 (19.05%) BitLocker
8 4 (19.05%) Application Packaging
8 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
9 3 (14.29%) DBS Check
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (14.29%) WAN
9 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 3 (14.29%) SLA
10 2 (9.52%) Cisco
10 2 (9.52%) DNS
10 2 (9.52%) DHCP
10 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
10 2 (9.52%) MCSE
10 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
10 2 (9.52%) SQL
10 2 (9.52%) CCNA

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) OneDrive
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.76%) Intranet
4 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) PABX
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) Skype
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
General
1 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) BYOD
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.76%) Android
6 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Application Packaging
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) High Availability
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) DBS Check
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) BitLocker
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Intel Security
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Lotus
4 1 (4.76%) Apple
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Meraki
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Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
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Rate: £200 per day
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