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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 45 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.93% 4.28% 5.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 4.36% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate £180 £293 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +165.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £254 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
+12.77% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 9
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
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
522 459 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 96.67% 98.29% 96.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 252 134
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 31
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +35.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £19.25 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -18 5 £180 -38.46% 1
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (45.83%) Windows XP
4 9 (37.50%) Migration
4 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 6 (25.00%) SCCM
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 6 (25.00%) Oracle
6 6 (25.00%) Unix
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) SAN
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) MS Office
7 5 (20.83%) VMware
7 5 (20.83%) Firewall
8 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (16.67%) Office 365
8 4 (16.67%) Clinical Data Management
8 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 4 (16.67%) SDLC
8 4 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
8 4 (16.67%) Validation
8 4 (16.67%) HP
8 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
8 4 (16.67%) Data Management
8 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
1 5 (20.83%) SAN
2 4 (16.67%) DHCP
2 4 (16.67%) LAN
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Middleware
1 4 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Windows XP
3 9 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 6 (25.00%) Unix
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (16.67%) Linux
7 4 (16.67%) Solaris
7 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Clinical Data Management
2 4 (16.67%) Data Management
2 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
2 4 (16.67%) SDLC
2 4 (16.67%) Validation
3 3 (12.50%) Server Building
4 1 (4.17%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (16.67%) VB
2 4 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) DBS Check
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) Informatica
3 4 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp