The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield region that had Software Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Support Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £200 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Software Support Engineer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
355 263 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.92% 94.95% 97.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 157 115
Median daily rate £400 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 18
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.24 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.20 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Software Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Software Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Software Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Software Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield