The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 27 July 2015 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 37 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.70% 4.40% 3.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 4.61% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 7
Average daily rate
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£229 £153 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £103 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £238 £235
UK excluding London average daily rate £208 £208 £225
% change year-on-year
- -7.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £7.19 £13.98 £109.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.55% -87.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.26 £15.76
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.15%
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
378 304 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 91.75% 95.60% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 170 165
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 40
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £12.40 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £30.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. 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
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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
Rotherham +1 3 - - 2
Sheffield -8 3 £175 -26.31% 4
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (26.67%) Information Security
5 3 (20.00%) Sun
5 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (20.00%) SMS
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) IIS
5 3 (20.00%) JBoss
5 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (20.00%) Spanish Language
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (13.33%) MCSE
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) WAN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) JBoss
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (6.67%) SyteLine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SMS
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (20.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Software Distribution
4 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Patching
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Development
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VB
1 1 (6.67%) Tcl
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCTS
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
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