The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Support Engineer
Rank 617 602 578
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Web Support Engineer 9 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.019% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.020% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Average daily rate £330 £400 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -10.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £351 £446
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £400 £448
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -10.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Web Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Web Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Support Engineer within the UK.

Web Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Web Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Web Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Web Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Support Engineer within the UK.

Web Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Web Support Engineer
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England -4 9 £330 -17.50% 6
South East +18 7 £330 -22.35% 1
Surrey - 6 £330 -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £450 -
Berkshire +3 1 £275 -35.29% 1
Bracknell -3 1 £275 -

Web Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Web 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 Web Support Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) IIS
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (33.33%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 6 (33.33%) Open Source
6 5 (27.78%) Change Control
6 5 (27.78%) Rackspace
6 5 (27.78%) WSUS
6 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (27.78%) Apache
6 5 (27.78%) MCSE
6 5 (27.78%) Unix
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (27.78%) Intel Security
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) NetBackup
7 4 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (22.22%) Symantec
7 4 (22.22%) CommVault
7 4 (22.22%) Nagios
7 4 (22.22%) MCP
7 4 (22.22%) VB

Web Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Web 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 Web Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) IIS
2 5 (27.78%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) LDAP
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) EDRMS
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) ELK Stack
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE
3 3 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (11.11%) Ajax
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) CSS3
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) OAuth
4 2 (11.11%) OAuth2
4 2 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) SAML
5 1 (5.56%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (27.78%) Unix
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
1 6 (33.33%) Open Source
2 5 (27.78%) Change Control
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) VB
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
4 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MCSE
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) MCP
2 4 (22.22%) MCSA
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) WSUS
2 4 (22.22%) Cacti
2 4 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (22.22%) Nagios
2 4 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 4 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Intel Security
2 5 (27.78%) Rackspace
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) CommVault
3 4 (22.22%) Symantec
4 2 (11.11%) F5
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Compaq
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) FatWire
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Meridio
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Stellent
5 1 (5.56%) ThinPrint