The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 23 27 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 21 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.05% 3.55% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.31% 3.75% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 3
Median daily rate £350 £288 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +36.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £288 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £288 £222
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £215 £210
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £19.61 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.74 £16.60 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-5.16% +7.09%
Support Engineer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
333 347 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 95.97% 94.81% 91.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 254 282
Median daily rate £365 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 15
Median hourly rate £38.50 £16.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.82% -15.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 Swindon region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 9 (34.62%) Juniper
4 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
4 9 (34.62%) MS Office
4 9 (34.62%) DHCP
4 9 (34.62%) VPN
4 9 (34.62%) DNS
4 9 (34.62%) Firewall
4 9 (34.62%) Junos
5 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 8 (30.77%) tcpdump
5 8 (30.77%) Wireshark
5 8 (30.77%) Cisco
5 8 (30.77%) MS Visio
6 7 (26.92%) ITIL
7 6 (23.08%) IBM Notes
7 6 (23.08%) Lotus
7 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (11.54%) VMware
8 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
8 3 (11.54%) SQL
8 3 (11.54%) SLA
9 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
9 2 (7.69%) C
9 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
9 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 6 (23.08%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Office
2 8 (30.77%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (3.85%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) DHCP
1 9 (34.62%) DNS
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
1 9 (34.62%) Junos
1 9 (34.62%) VPN
2 8 (30.77%) tcpdump
2 8 (30.77%) Wireshark
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.85%) Kanban
3 1 (3.85%) Requirements Management
3 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.85%) Scrum
3 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
2 9 (34.62%) Juniper
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 6 (23.08%) Lotus
5 3 (11.54%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) Apple
6 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Infor