The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 30 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 28 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.00% 3.82% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.27% 3.99% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 7
Median daily rate £140 £135 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £105 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £335 £296
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £220 £225
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £19.02 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.65% -4.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
Support Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
531 751 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.82% 95.55% 97.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 492 450
Median daily rate £375 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 35
Median hourly rate £22.00 £31.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £26.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Swindon +16 13 £132 -62.28%
Chippenham -1 9 £140 +33.33%
Corsham - 2 £325 -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Wiltshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 47 (81.03%) Windows
2 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 23 (39.66%) Windows 7
4 22 (37.93%) ITIL
5 21 (36.21%) Firewall
5 21 (36.21%) Windows Server
6 19 (32.76%) Cisco
7 18 (31.03%) MS Office
8 17 (29.31%) VMware
9 14 (24.14%) Juniper
9 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
10 13 (22.41%) VPN
10 13 (22.41%) DNS
10 13 (22.41%) DHCP
10 13 (22.41%) CheckPoint
10 13 (22.41%) Junos
11 12 (20.69%) tcpdump
11 12 (20.69%) Wireshark
11 12 (20.69%) MS Visio
12 10 (17.24%) IBM Notes
12 10 (17.24%) Lotus
13 9 (15.52%) MS Exchange
13 9 (15.52%) SLA
13 9 (15.52%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (15.52%) Office 365
14 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
15 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
16 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
16 6 (10.34%) SQL

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 10 (17.24%) IBM Notes
2 9 (15.52%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.45%) Alfresco
4 2 (3.45%) Apache
4 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.72%) Confluence
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (31.03%) MS Office
2 12 (20.69%) MS Visio
3 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (1.72%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) Firewall
2 13 (22.41%) DHCP
2 13 (22.41%) DNS
2 13 (22.41%) Junos
2 13 (22.41%) VPN
3 12 (20.69%) tcpdump
3 12 (20.69%) Wireshark
4 9 (15.52%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (8.62%) LAN
5 5 (8.62%) WAN
6 4 (6.90%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.45%) Intranet
7 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.72%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.72%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) Spring
2 2 (3.45%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.72%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.72%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 47 (81.03%) Windows
2 23 (39.66%) Windows 7
3 21 (36.21%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.17%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.72%) Linux
8 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.72%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) ITIL
2 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
3 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
3 4 (6.90%) Service Management
4 3 (5.17%) DevOps
4 3 (5.17%) Workflow
5 2 (3.45%) MVC
6 1 (1.72%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.72%) Kanban
6 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.72%) Requirements Management
6 1 (1.72%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.72%) Scrum
6 1 (1.72%) Six Sigma
6 1 (1.72%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) Java
3 2 (3.45%) Perl
3 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) CCNA
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) HNC
5 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.72%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 19 (32.76%) Cisco
3 17 (29.31%) VMware
4 14 (24.14%) Juniper
5 13 (22.41%) CheckPoint
6 10 (17.24%) Lotus
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle
8 2 (3.45%) Apple
8 2 (3.45%) HP
9 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.72%) Citrix
9 1 (1.72%) Dell
9 1 (1.72%) Infor