The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Portsmouth region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 20 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.73% 3.82% 10.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.91% 4.00% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Median daily rate £280 £193 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -14.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £167 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £219 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £220 £240
% change year-on-year
-20.45% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.66 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +3.44%
Support Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
128 125 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.52% 95.42% 97.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 55 88
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 21
Median hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% +20.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £42.70 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 7 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 Portsmouth region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam
5 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (12.50%) MCITP
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Meraki
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) BCP
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCIE
1 1 (12.50%) CCIP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Meraki
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam