The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £135 £150 £175
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
IT Support Engineer
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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
662 457 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.11% 95.81% 95.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 237 286
Average daily rate £400 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 29
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Lync
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) SCOM
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) MCITP
5 1 (14.29%) PDA
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PDA
1 1 (14.29%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Meru Networks
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec