The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Peterborough region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 21 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.68% 5.04% 6.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 5.13% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 9
Median daily rate £124 £180 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £164 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £196 £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £170 £225 £230
% change year-on-year
-24.44% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
133 117 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.79% 98.32% 98.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 76 131
Median daily rate £300 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £140 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 17
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, 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 Peterborough region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
4 1 (14.29%) French Language
4 1 (14.29%) German Language

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
2 1 (14.29%) French Language
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) VMware