The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 84 103 67
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 23 14 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.49% 0.65% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 0.69% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 19
Median daily rate £118 £201 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.39% +14.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £156 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £300 £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £220 £240
% change year-on-year
-20.45% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% +36.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.98 £12.63 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £17.50 £13.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.53 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-3.11% +1.69%
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1476 2029 1703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.60% 94.20% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 959 1326 1068
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 87 74
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.43 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +22 19 £118 -41.39% 5
Wakefield -1 1 - -
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server
3 14 (36.84%) VMware
4 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
5 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
6 10 (26.32%) Citrix
6 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (23.68%) WAN
7 9 (23.68%) LAN
8 8 (21.05%) DNS
8 8 (21.05%) SQL
8 8 (21.05%) Cisco
8 8 (21.05%) Firewall
9 7 (18.42%) DHCP
10 6 (15.79%) vSphere
10 6 (15.79%) XenApp
10 6 (15.79%) XenDesktop
10 6 (15.79%) ThinPrint
10 6 (15.79%) Server Building
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
11 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
11 5 (13.16%) VPN
11 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
12 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (10.53%) Driving Licence
12 4 (10.53%) CCIE
12 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
12 4 (10.53%) Linux

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) LAN
1 9 (23.68%) WAN
2 8 (21.05%) DNS
2 8 (21.05%) Firewall
3 7 (18.42%) DHCP
4 5 (13.16%) VPN
5 3 (7.89%) SAN
6 2 (5.26%) BGP
6 2 (5.26%) MPLS
6 2 (5.26%) SSL
6 2 (5.26%) VLAN
7 1 (2.63%) 2G
7 1 (2.63%) 3G
7 1 (2.63%) ATM
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.63%) GSM
7 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.63%) UMTS
7 1 (2.63%) VoIP
7 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) MS Access
3 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server
3 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
6 4 (10.53%) Linux
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.26%) CentOS
8 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) Server Building
2 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.26%) Analytics
3 2 (5.26%) Business Analytics
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL
3 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.26%) Time Management
4 1 (2.63%) Change Management
4 1 (2.63%) Coaching
4 1 (2.63%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.63%) DevOps
4 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.63%) ERP
4 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.63%) Migration
4 1 (2.63%) Release Management
4 1 (2.63%) SDLC
4 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.89%) VBA
4 2 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) CCIE
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) CCNP
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.26%) CCDA
3 2 (5.26%) CCNA
3 2 (5.26%) MCAD
3 2 (5.26%) MCSD
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) CCSE
4 1 (2.63%) CCSP
4 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) vSphere
2 6 (15.79%) XenApp
2 6 (15.79%) XenDesktop
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.63%) vCloud
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) Grafana
2 2 (5.26%) Nagios
3 1 (2.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) VMware
2 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
3 10 (26.32%) Citrix
4 8 (21.05%) Cisco
5 6 (15.79%) ThinPrint
6 3 (7.89%) Novell
7 2 (5.26%) Alterian
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle
7 2 (5.26%) Splunk
8 1 (2.63%) Akamai
8 1 (2.63%) Aruba
8 1 (2.63%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.63%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (2.63%) F5
8 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.63%) Juniper
8 1 (2.63%) Progress
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.63%) Samsung
8 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard
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