The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Woking region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 13 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 4.71% 1.27% 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 1.39% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£280 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £205 £215 £218
% change year-on-year
-4.65% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £135.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.26 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Job Titles Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
76 72 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 89.41% 91.14% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 46 28
Average daily rate £348 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.41% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +21.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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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
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 30 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) MS Office
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
7 3 (27.27%) LANDesk
7 3 (27.27%) SCCM
7 3 (27.27%) DHCP
7 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
8 2 (18.18%) DNS
8 2 (18.18%) LAN
8 2 (18.18%) VoIP
8 2 (18.18%) WAN
8 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
9 1 (9.09%) XenApp
9 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
9 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
9 1 (9.09%) MCP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
1 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) LANDesk
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec