The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Development Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Support Engineer
Rank 253 276 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs requiring a Development Support Engineer 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.048% 0.010% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.011% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £230 £360 -
% change year-on-year
-36.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Development Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7839 9408 8773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.69% 94.76% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4757 5661 4851
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 441 462
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Development Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Development Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Development Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Development Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Development Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Development Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Development Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Development Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Development Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Berkshire - 4 £300 -
Development Support Engineer
England

Development Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Development 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 South East region featuring Development Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) VBScript
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Memory Management
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) MAPI
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) French Language
3 2 (40.00%) German Language
3 2 (40.00%) Italian Language
3 2 (40.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Development Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) French Language
1 2 (40.00%) German Language
1 2 (40.00%) Italian Language
1 2 (40.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) MAPI
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware