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 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 110 90 89
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 18 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.88% 1.27% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.34% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 7
Median daily rate £319 £200 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.37% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £123 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £265 £217
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £215 £213
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £13.54 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.53 - £15.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 - £22.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.60 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
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
1956 2014 1622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.12% 94.91% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1339 1397 1064
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 59 55
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.60 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% +2.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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
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 29 June 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 -10 14 £313 +56.25% 6
Wakefield -3 1 - -
Bradford - 1 - - 2
Keighley - 1 - -
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
3 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (31.43%) VMware
5 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
6 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
7 7 (20.00%) Cisco
8 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
8 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
8 6 (17.14%) MS Office
8 6 (17.14%) ITIL
8 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
10 4 (11.43%) Law
10 4 (11.43%) Citrix
11 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
11 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
11 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
11 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
11 3 (8.57%) IP Telephony
11 3 (8.57%) Firewall
11 3 (8.57%) Document Management
11 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
11 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (8.57%) WAN
11 3 (8.57%) VPN
11 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
11 3 (8.57%) SLA

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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Extranet
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
1 3 (8.57%) IP Telephony
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) VPN
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
2 2 (5.71%) Network Security
3 1 (2.86%) BGP
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (2.86%) FTP
3 1 (2.86%) MPLS
3 1 (2.86%) OpenScape
3 1 (2.86%) OSPF
3 1 (2.86%) TACACS
3 1 (2.86%) Telepresence
3 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (11.43%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) CGI
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.71%) Linux
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Document Management
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
2 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.86%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (2.86%) Data Mapping
4 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.86%) Migration
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.86%) Server Patching
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) CCNA
1 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.71%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.86%) JNCIS
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.71%) XenApp
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) SCOM
1 1 (2.86%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) IBM
6 2 (5.71%) Symantec
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.86%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.86%) Juniper
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Novell
7 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.86%) Toshiba
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