The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Yorkshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 106 107 122
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 7 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.31% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
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£150 - £116
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 - £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £162 - £119
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £175 £193
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.35 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.08% -24.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -13.33%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2168 1958 2433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.33% 93.46% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1319 1046 1306
Average daily rate £338 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 123 156
Average hourly rate £14.50 £21.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.55% +43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
IT Support Engineer
England

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

IT Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

IT Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

IT Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

IT Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

IT Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -3 2 - - 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £150 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £85 - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
IT Support Engineer
England

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
3 7 (50.00%) MS Office
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (28.57%) Internet
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (14.29%) Intranet
7 1 (7.14%) Adobe
7 1 (7.14%) CCNA
7 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
7 1 (7.14%) DSL
7 1 (7.14%) DTV
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (7.14%) SAN
7 1 (7.14%) NetApp
7 1 (7.14%) Lotus
7 1 (7.14%) DataStage
7 1 (7.14%) JBoss
7 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) Intranet
3 1 (7.14%) DSL
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) DataStage
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.14%) DTV
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Windows NT
6 1 (7.14%) AIX
6 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Service Management
1 1 (7.14%) Workflow
1 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (7.14%) Time Management
1 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) JBoss
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Splunk