The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Renfrewshire region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 36 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 12 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 4.18% - 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% - 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 6
Median daily rate £294 - £371
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 - £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 - £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £261 £208 £213
% change year-on-year
+25.90% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.06% +4.12%
Support Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire 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
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
231 109 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 80.49% 93.97% 89.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 54 113
Median daily rate £300 £352 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £270 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £451 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £18.50 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.59% -88.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine - 11 £294 -
Paisley - 1 - -
Support Engineer
Scotland

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Renfrewshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Release Management
3 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (41.67%) Data Structures
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) VB6
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (25.00%) ILOG
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) VB
5 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (25.00%) VBA
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Structures
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Release Management
3 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) VB
3 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (25.00%) VB6
3 3 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) ILOG