The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Welwyn Garden City region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
Rank 10 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 10.96% 2.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.76% 2.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £238 £220
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+0.56% +3.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City 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
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
68 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 93.15% 86.96% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 12
Median daily rate £375 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £270 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £370 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £12.12 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Welwyn Garden City region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) EFT
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Ruby
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (11.11%) LAMP
6 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (11.11%) Clustering

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) FTP
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) OSPF
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) EFT
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Sun