The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Windows Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Support Engineer
England / South East
Rank 225 231 239
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 9 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.32% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 7
Median daily rate £260 £225 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £133 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £370 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £175 £195
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £15.75 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 - £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.15 - £26.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £14.31 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+29.32% +0.38%

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
6821 7896 8507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.22% 94.22% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3941 4626 4618
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 412 416
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £11.48 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £39.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Windows Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Windows Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer across the South East region.

Windows Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Windows Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer across the South East region.

Windows Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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 +3 5 £260 +15.55% 5
Surrey +16 2 £135 -15.62% 2
Oxfordshire -5 1 - - 2
East Sussex - 1 £325 -
Windows Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 7 (41.18%) DNS
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) DHCP
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
6 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
6 4 (23.53%) Puppet
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (23.53%) VPN
6 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) IIS
7 3 (17.65%) LAN
7 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 3 (17.65%) HP
7 3 (17.65%) SLA
7 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
7 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
7 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 8

Windows 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 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
3 4 (23.53%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) LAN
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.76%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) FTP
5 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (11.76%) MPLS
5 2 (11.76%) SMTP
5 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 1 (5.88%) SAN
6 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MS Access
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
1 1 (5.88%) Law
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Cryptography
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Biotechnology
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.76%) CentOS
6 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.88%) Android
7 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Solaris
7 1 (5.88%) SUSE
7 1 (5.88%) Unix
7 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
3 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Security
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Security Patching
4 2 (11.76%) Server Building
4 2 (11.76%) Server Hardening
5 1 (5.88%) Case Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCDST
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) WSUS
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) Netcool
3 1 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) arcserve
4 2 (11.76%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya
5 1 (5.88%) BMC
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Sophos
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas
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