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 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 35 40 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 29 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.41% 3.03% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.60% 3.18% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 4
Median daily rate £300 £288 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +32.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £288 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £288 £237
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £215 £213
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Median hourly rate - £15.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.60 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
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
630 598 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.89% 95.22% 92.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 408 395
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 26
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.44% -15.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £13.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £35.00 £37.50
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 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 28 June 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 28 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
Swindon +5 21 £350 +21.73% 2
Chippenham -4 5 £250 - 3
Salisbury -2 2 £205 -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wiltshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (83.33%) Windows
2 24 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 19 (39.58%) Firewall
5 18 (37.50%) Cisco
6 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 15 (31.25%) ITIL
7 15 (31.25%) Windows 7
8 13 (27.08%) MS Office
9 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 12 (25.00%) DNS
9 12 (25.00%) DHCP
9 12 (25.00%) VMware
10 11 (22.92%) VPN
11 10 (20.83%) Junos
11 10 (20.83%) Juniper
11 10 (20.83%) CheckPoint
12 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
12 9 (18.75%) MS Visio
12 9 (18.75%) tcpdump
12 9 (18.75%) Wireshark
13 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (14.58%) WAN
13 7 (14.58%) SQL
14 6 (12.50%) IBM Notes
14 6 (12.50%) LAN
14 6 (12.50%) VMware ESX
14 6 (12.50%) Lotus
14 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
14 6 (12.50%) IP Telephony

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 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.50%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) Confluence
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (27.08%) MS Office
2 9 (18.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (2.08%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) Firewall
2 12 (25.00%) DHCP
2 12 (25.00%) DNS
3 11 (22.92%) VPN
4 10 (20.83%) Junos
5 9 (18.75%) tcpdump
5 9 (18.75%) Wireshark
6 7 (14.58%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (14.58%) WAN
7 6 (12.50%) IP Telephony
7 6 (12.50%) LAN
8 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.08%) ADSL
9 1 (2.08%) ATM
9 1 (2.08%) Broadband
9 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
9 1 (2.08%) Network Security
9 1 (2.08%) SAN
9 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.08%) EPoS
2 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (83.33%) Windows
2 24 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.17%) Linux
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.08%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) ITIL
2 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.17%) Workflow
5 1 (2.08%) CMMI
5 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.08%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.08%) Information Security
5 1 (2.08%) Kanban
5 1 (2.08%) Line Management
5 1 (2.08%) Open Source
5 1 (2.08%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.08%) Requirements Management
5 1 (2.08%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.08%) Scrum
5 1 (2.08%) SIEM
5 1 (2.08%) Six Sigma
5 1 (2.08%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.08%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) C
2 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) CCNA
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
1 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Cisco
2 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.00%) VMware
4 10 (20.83%) CheckPoint
4 10 (20.83%) Juniper
5 6 (12.50%) Lotus
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix
7 1 (2.08%) Apple
7 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.08%) Dell
7 1 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) Infor
7 1 (2.08%) Veeam