The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had IT Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Engineer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 54 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.81% 0.56% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.59% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £145 £150 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £169 £175 £138
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £12.88
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +16.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
605 511 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.90% 95.87% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 390 398
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 21 49
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.84 £34.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IT Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IT Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Kidlington - 2 £145 -
Oxford +2 1 - - 1
Bicester - 1 - -
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT 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 Oxfordshire region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware