The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 4 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 18.18% 1.85% 4.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.18% 2.33% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £219 £168 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Support Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Woking 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
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22 43 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 100.00% 79.63% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 39
Average daily rate £325 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £165 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 17
Average hourly rate - £17.22 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Nagios
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (20.00%) ThinPrint
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) ThinPrint