The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 142 141 120
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 5 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.25% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £119 £160 £144
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.35% +11.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £85 £112 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £212 £175
UK excluding London average daily rate £163 £180 £120
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £9.25 £11.19 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.29% +1.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
IT Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2807 2790 2408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.93% 95.32% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1931 1754 1526
Average daily rate £400 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 131 126
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.02 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 2 £163 - 2
South Yorkshire -9 2 - - 1
North Yorkshire +6 1 £76 -
IT Support Engineer
England

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Handset
5 1 (14.29%) VMware

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
1 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
2 1 (14.29%) VMware