The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Nottingham region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 26 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 13 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.98% 3.29% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% 3.46% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £14.79 £12.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.32% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 £11.50 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.07 £13.85 £10.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
307 289 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 93.88% 95.07% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 135 97
Average daily rate £350 £338 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 35 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £9.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £28.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Support Engineer
Nottinghamshire

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 27 (79.41%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
3 19 (55.88%) Windows XP
4 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 16 (47.06%) MS Office
6 14 (41.18%) Windows 7
7 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
8 12 (35.29%) ITIL
8 12 (35.29%) VMware
9 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (26.47%) Citrix
10 9 (26.47%) Cisco
10 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (23.53%) HP
12 7 (20.59%) Firewall
13 6 (17.65%) SAN
13 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
14 5 (14.71%) Dell
15 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
15 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
15 4 (11.76%) Backup Exec
15 4 (11.76%) MCITP
16 3 (8.82%) Windows Vista
16 3 (8.82%) MCDST
16 3 (8.82%) MCTS
16 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.88%) IIS
6 1 (2.94%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (47.06%) MS Office
2 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
3 2 (5.88%) Wireless
4 1 (2.94%) VLAN
4 1 (2.94%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) VoIP
4 1 (2.94%) Broadband
4 1 (2.94%) ISDN
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) XML
1 1 (2.94%) EDI
1 1 (2.94%) EDIFACT
1 1 (2.94%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.94%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (2.94%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Windows XP
3 14 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.94%) Solaris
7 1 (2.94%) Linux
7 1 (2.94%) UNIX
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) ITIL
2 1 (2.94%) ERP
2 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (2.94%) Migration
2 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
2 1 (2.94%) Analytics
2 1 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.76%) MCITP
2 3 (8.82%) MCDST
2 3 (8.82%) MCTS
2 3 (8.82%) MCP
2 3 (8.82%) MCSA
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) HP ASE
4 1 (2.94%) CCA
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (35.29%) VMware
3 9 (26.47%) Citrix
3 9 (26.47%) Cisco
4 8 (23.53%) HP
5 5 (14.71%) Dell
6 2 (5.88%) Sophos
7 1 (2.94%) Veritas
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (2.94%) Kaspersky
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