The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 27 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.44% 2.64% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.49% 2.77% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate - £235 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +34.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 7
Average hourly rate £25.50 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £17.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Support Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
312 289 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 99.05% 95.38% 97.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 173 134
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.25 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 7 - - 1
Bath -6 2 - - 3
Clevedon - 1 - -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows 7
3 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) MS Office
6 5 (18.52%) Java
7 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (11.11%) VMware
8 3 (11.11%) C++
9 2 (7.41%) SLA
9 2 (7.41%) Citrix
9 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
9 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
9 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
9 2 (7.41%) Replication
9 2 (7.41%) Finance
9 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
9 2 (7.41%) REST
10 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
10 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
10 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (3.70%) Logistics
10 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows 7
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL
2 1 (3.70%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) C++
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Lotus
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