The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Peterborough region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 20 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.59% 0.63% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.65% 0.65% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£173 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £238 £203
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +17.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.75 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.63 £15.89 £15.54
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +2.26%
Job Titles Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
113 154 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.41% 96.86% 97.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 58 52
Average daily rate £300 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £95 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 19
Average hourly rate £22.00 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.96% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Support Engineer
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Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) Lync
3 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (12.50%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
4 1 (12.50%) PDA
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Polycom
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
2 1 (12.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) OOP
1 1 (12.50%) MVC
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) Cramer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Polycom
3 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
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