The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Technical Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £250 £200
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £14.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.53% -22.22%
Technical Support Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
169 170 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 94.94% 97.14% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 99 75
Median daily rate £338 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £13.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £12.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £20.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Technical Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Technical Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire