The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 89 117 66
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -51
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 43 29 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.78% 0.94% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.00% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 25
Median daily rate £130 £173 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.74% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £120 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £283 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £170 £220 £240
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 23
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.63 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +1.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.45 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £15.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
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
2306 2906 2459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.37% 94.26% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1491 1891 1520
Median daily rate £388 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 162 146
Median hourly rate £14.57 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.03% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 8 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +33 26 £149 -25.81% 5
South Yorkshire -9 13 £128 +6.25% 2
North Yorkshire +8 1 £200 +45.45% 2
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 61 (68.54%) Windows
2 40 (44.94%) Microsoft
3 36 (40.45%) Active Directory
4 26 (29.21%) VMware
5 25 (28.09%) Windows Server
6 19 (21.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (16.85%) Windows 7
7 15 (16.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (16.85%) Cisco
8 13 (14.61%) Citrix
8 13 (14.61%) MS Office
9 11 (12.36%) Degree
9 11 (12.36%) Firewall
9 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (12.36%) WAN
10 10 (11.24%) LAN
10 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
11 9 (10.11%) SQL
12 8 (8.99%) Security Cleared
12 8 (8.99%) SCCM
12 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
12 8 (8.99%) ITIL
12 8 (8.99%) DNS
13 7 (7.87%) DHCP
13 7 (7.87%) vSphere
14 6 (6.74%) XenApp
14 6 (6.74%) XenDesktop
14 6 (6.74%) Mobile Device Management
14 6 (6.74%) Server Building

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.49%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.37%) IIS
4 2 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.25%) SAS
5 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (14.61%) MS Office
2 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Office 365
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) IaaS
3 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) Firewall
1 11 (12.36%) WAN
2 10 (11.24%) LAN
3 8 (8.99%) DNS
4 7 (7.87%) DHCP
5 6 (6.74%) SAN
5 6 (6.74%) VPN
6 3 (3.37%) SSL
7 2 (2.25%) BGP
7 2 (2.25%) Broadband
7 2 (2.25%) Internet
7 2 (2.25%) Intranet
7 2 (2.25%) MPLS
7 2 (2.25%) VLAN
7 2 (2.25%) VoIP
8 1 (1.12%) ATM
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.12%) GSM
8 1 (1.12%) NAS
8 1 (1.12%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.25%) MS Access
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (4.49%) Finance
1 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.25%) Back Office
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.49%) .NET
2 2 (2.25%) COM+
3 1 (1.12%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.12%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.49%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.37%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.25%) NHS
5 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.12%) Clustering
5 1 (1.12%) CMDB
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) PKI
5 1 (1.12%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 61 (68.54%) Windows
2 25 (28.09%) Windows Server
3 19 (21.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (16.85%) Windows 7
4 15 (16.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.62%) Linux
7 4 (4.49%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.37%) CentOS
8 3 (3.37%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.25%) Solaris
9 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.12%) Android
10 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.12%) Unix
10 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.12%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (8.99%) ITIL
2 6 (6.74%) Migration
2 6 (6.74%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (6.74%) Server Building
3 5 (5.62%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (3.37%) Data Migration
4 3 (3.37%) ITIL V3
4 3 (3.37%) Service Delivery
4 3 (3.37%) Time Management
5 2 (2.25%) Analytics
5 2 (2.25%) Business Analytics
5 2 (2.25%) Change Management
5 2 (2.25%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (2.25%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.25%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (2.25%) Problem Management
5 2 (2.25%) Service Management
6 1 (1.12%) DevOps
6 1 (1.12%) Email Management
6 1 (1.12%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.11%) SQL
2 6 (6.74%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.37%) VBA
4 2 (2.25%) C#
4 2 (2.25%) C++
5 1 (1.12%) C
5 1 (1.12%) Java
5 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Degree
1 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.99%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.62%) CCIE
5 4 (4.49%) CCNP
5 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.37%) CCNA
7 2 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.25%) CCDA
7 2 (2.25%) MCAD
7 2 (2.25%) MCSD
8 1 (1.12%) CCSE
8 1 (1.12%) CCSP
8 1 (1.12%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.12%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.12%) MCP
8 1 (1.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 36 (40.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.87%) vSphere
3 6 (6.74%) XenApp
3 6 (6.74%) XenDesktop
4 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.37%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.37%) VMware Server
6 2 (2.25%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.12%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.12%) vCloud
7 1 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) SCCM
2 3 (3.37%) Grafana
2 3 (3.37%) Nagios
3 2 (2.25%) SCOM
4 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 40 (44.94%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.21%) VMware
3 15 (16.85%) Cisco
4 13 (14.61%) Citrix
5 6 (6.74%) ThinPrint
6 3 (3.37%) Novell
6 3 (3.37%) Splunk
7 2 (2.25%) Alterian
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle
8 1 (1.12%) Akamai
8 1 (1.12%) Aruba
8 1 (1.12%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.12%) F5
8 1 (1.12%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.12%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.12%) Nortel
8 1 (1.12%) Samsung
8 1 (1.12%) Veeam
8 1 (1.12%) Vignette
8 1 (1.12%) WatchGuard