The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Senior 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
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 137 139 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.032% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.033% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £304 £199 £310
% change year-on-year
+52.83% -35.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-6.93% +10.29%
Senior 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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2870 3000 2815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.32% 95.85% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1855 1944 1837
Median daily rate £370 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 197 180
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £43.83 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Senior Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Senior Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Wiltshire - 5 £375 -
Senior Support Engineer
England

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Senior 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 West region featuring Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 5 (100.00%) Junos
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Junos
1 5 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco