The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 41 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.35% 2.47% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 2.62% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
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£88 £189 £85
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.37% +122.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £225 £249
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -9.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 £12.20 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.85 £15.70 £15.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -7.53%
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 Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
414 535 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 93.03% 94.52% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 228 141
Average daily rate £331 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 17
Average hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £162.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +10 6 £88 -45.00% 3
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 16 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 15 (46.88%) Windows XP
5 12 (37.50%) VMware
6 11 (34.38%) MS Office
6 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
6 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (28.13%) Cisco
8 7 (21.88%) Firewall
8 7 (21.88%) HP
8 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
9 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 6 (18.75%) ITIL
9 6 (18.75%) Blackberry
9 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (12.50%) SAN
11 4 (12.50%) Dell
11 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
12 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (9.38%) vSphere
12 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
12 3 (9.38%) SCCM
12 3 (9.38%) Citrix
12 3 (9.38%) WAN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Office
2 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (3.13%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) SAN
3 3 (9.38%) WAN
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) VLAN
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) Wireless
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) Broadband
5 1 (3.13%) ISDN
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.13%) Local Government
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) SAP PI
1 1 (3.13%) EDIFACT
1 1 (3.13%) EDI
1 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.13%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (3.13%) CMDB
2 1 (3.13%) Handset
2 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 15 (46.88%) Windows XP
4 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
7 2 (6.25%) Linux
8 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.25%) MCP
1 2 (6.25%) MCSA
1 2 (6.25%) MCDST
1 2 (6.25%) MCTS
1 2 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.38%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) VMware
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco
4 7 (21.88%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) Dell
6 3 (9.38%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) SAP
7 1 (3.13%) Websense
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