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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 58 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 2 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.34% 1.08% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 1.11% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £175 £165 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £155 £175 £115
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +52.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £13.94 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+14.81% +3.22%
IT Support Engineer
South East

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
571 723 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.78% 97.70% 96.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 449 265
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 40
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Intranet
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) WordPress
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) CMDB
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Lotus
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft