The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 21 47 32
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 12 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.98% 2.58% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.15% 2.61% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 11
Median daily rate £155 £141 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.32% -43.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £141 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £141 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £170 £220 £240
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +14.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
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
233 383 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 96.68% 98.97% 96.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 235 218
Median daily rate £325 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 29 32
Median hourly rate £38.50 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.63% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.47 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £36.40
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 Somerset

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Bath +12 7 £203 - 1
Taunton +17 4 £110 -
Yeovil - 1 - -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 8 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 Somerset region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
3 15 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
5 7 (25.93%) Mac OS X
5 7 (25.93%) Apple
5 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
6 5 (18.52%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
7 4 (14.81%) VMware
7 4 (14.81%) Line Management
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
8 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 3 (11.11%) SCCM
8 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.11%) SQL
9 2 (7.41%) LAN
9 2 (7.41%) WAN
9 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
9 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
9 2 (7.41%) Dell
9 2 (7.41%) SAN
9 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
9 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (7.41%) Finance
9 2 (7.41%) Smartphone

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Skype
2 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
1 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
1 2 (7.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
4 7 (25.93%) Mac OS X
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.70%) Unix
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Line Management
3 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.70%) Migration
3 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.70%) Project Management
3 1 (3.70%) Server Building
3 1 (3.70%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Apple
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Dell
4 2 (7.41%) Nokia
4 2 (7.41%) Samsung
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) IFS
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
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