The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 96 45 88
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +43
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 33 73 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.26% 3.46% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 3.67% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 10
Average daily rate £183 £180 £145
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £109 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £330 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £226 £200
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 27 11
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% +1.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £19.50 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +3.44%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2454 1987 2380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.45% 94.26% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1537 1000 1209
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 140 104
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.52 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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 Support Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -33 17 £163 +35.41% 13
South Yorkshire -10 11 £200 -39.39% 2
East Yorkshire -5 3 £100 -23.07%
North Yorkshire -10 1 - -
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 46 (76.67%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 18 (30.00%) Windows XP
3 18 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 16 (26.67%) MS Office
5 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (16.67%) ITIL
6 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (15.00%) Citrix
6 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (13.33%) Lotus
7 8 (13.33%) IBM Notes
8 7 (11.67%) SQL
8 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
8 7 (11.67%) Cisco
8 7 (11.67%) VMware
9 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
10 5 (8.33%) LAN
10 5 (8.33%) Blackberry
10 5 (8.33%) Migration
10 5 (8.33%) Windows Vista
10 5 (8.33%) iPad
11 4 (6.67%) Finance
11 4 (6.67%) Internet
11 4 (6.67%) Adobe
11 4 (6.67%) Windows 2000
11 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
11 4 (6.67%) SAP
12 3 (5.00%) IIS

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 8 (13.33%) IBM Notes
2 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.00%) IIS
4 2 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (26.67%) MS Office
2 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.33%) LAN
3 4 (6.67%) Internet
4 3 (5.00%) FTP
5 2 (3.33%) Firewall
5 2 (3.33%) WAN
5 2 (3.33%) DHCP
5 2 (3.33%) DNS
5 2 (3.33%) SAN
6 1 (1.67%) Intranet
6 1 (1.67%) VoIP
6 1 (1.67%) Wireless
6 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.67%) Broadband
6 1 (1.67%) MPLS
6 1 (1.67%) OSPF
6 1 (1.67%) BGP
6 1 (1.67%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) DataStage
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (1.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 5 (8.33%) iPad
2 3 (5.00%) iPhone
2 3 (5.00%) Handset
2 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.33%) NHS
4 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (76.67%) Windows
2 18 (30.00%) Windows XP
2 18 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.33%) Windows Vista
6 4 (6.67%) Windows 2000
7 3 (5.00%) Linux
8 2 (3.33%) AIX
9 1 (1.67%) UNIX
9 1 (1.67%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (8.33%) Migration
3 3 (5.00%) ERP
3 3 (5.00%) Change Management
4 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.33%) Project Management
4 2 (3.33%) Service Management
4 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.67%) Content Management
5 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.67%) VBScript
3 1 (1.67%) VB
3 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.33%) MCP
2 2 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (1.67%) CCNP
3 1 (1.67%) CCNA
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.00%) XenApp
3 2 (3.33%) MetaFrame
3 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.33%) DameWare
2 2 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.67%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) Citrix
3 8 (13.33%) Lotus
4 7 (11.67%) VMware
4 7 (11.67%) Cisco
5 4 (6.67%) SAP
5 4 (6.67%) Adobe
6 3 (5.00%) HP
7 2 (3.33%) Avaya
7 2 (3.33%) AppSense
8 1 (1.67%) Apple
8 1 (1.67%) Symantec
8 1 (1.67%) BT
8 1 (1.67%) CA
8 1 (1.67%) NetApp
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