The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge 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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 11 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 5.41% 2.78% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.97% 3.26% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£150 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £203 £208 £238
% change year-on-year
-2.40% -12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.88%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge 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
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
67 92 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 90.54% 85.19% 79.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 66 55
Average daily rate £325 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 11
Average hourly rate £21.50 £14.04 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.13% -14.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Support Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCDST
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Polycom
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCDST
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Polycom
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco