The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank - - 72
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £205 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- -31.70%
Technical Support Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
573 834 768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 97.78% 95.21% 97.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 574 502
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 45 30
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Technical Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Technical Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Technical Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Technical Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Technical 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 Wales region featuring Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) arcserve
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) arcserve
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware