The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 80 87 92
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 40 33 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.65% 1.51% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.62% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 15
Average daily rate
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£225 £140 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -41.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £111 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £225 £249
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -9.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 12
Average hourly rate £10.50 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.08 £12.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £30.00 £17.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -7.53%
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
2234 2039 2523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.16% 93.36% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1354 1121 1308
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 122 121
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £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 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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
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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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 +12 24 £225 +50.00% 7
South Yorkshire +9 9 £228 +46.77% 2
North Yorkshire +2 3 - - 2
East Yorkshire -3 3 - - 1
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 68 (78.16%) Windows
2 36 (41.38%) Active Directory
3 30 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 28 (32.18%) Windows XP
4 28 (32.18%) Windows 7
5 25 (28.74%) MS Office
6 23 (26.44%) VMware
7 20 (22.99%) MS Exchange
7 20 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (14.94%) SQL
10 11 (12.64%) Incident Management
10 11 (12.64%) Firewall
10 11 (12.64%) SAN
11 10 (11.49%) Citrix
11 10 (11.49%) Linux
11 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
11 10 (11.49%) IIS
12 9 (10.34%) T-SQL
12 9 (10.34%) .NET
12 9 (10.34%) Service Management
13 8 (9.20%) XML
13 8 (9.20%) FTP
13 8 (9.20%) SharePoint
13 8 (9.20%) Windows 8
14 7 (8.05%) SCCM
14 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2003
15 6 (6.90%) Workflow
15 6 (6.90%) ITIL

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (22.99%) MS Exchange
2 15 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (11.49%) IIS
4 8 (9.20%) SharePoint
5 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.75%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.15%) Lync
8 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (28.74%) MS Office
2 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.64%) Firewall
1 11 (12.64%) SAN
2 8 (9.20%) FTP
3 5 (5.75%) LAN
3 5 (5.75%) WAN
4 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.60%) VPN
4 4 (4.60%) Internet
5 3 (3.45%) DNS
5 3 (3.45%) Wireless
6 2 (2.30%) DHCP
6 2 (2.30%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.30%) VoIP
6 2 (2.30%) Intranet
7 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.15%) S/MIME
7 1 (1.15%) DWDM
7 1 (1.15%) MPLS
7 1 (1.15%) DSL
7 1 (1.15%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) QlikView
2 1 (1.15%) DataStage
2 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (4.60%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.45%) Finance
3 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.15%) Advertising
4 1 (1.15%) Back Office
4 1 (1.15%) Electronics
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.34%) .NET
2 8 (9.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) Blackberry
1 4 (4.60%) iPad
2 3 (3.45%) iPhone
2 3 (3.45%) Handset
3 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.15%) NHS
4 1 (1.15%) DTV
4 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 68 (78.16%) Windows
2 28 (32.18%) Windows XP
2 28 (32.18%) Windows 7
3 20 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (11.49%) Linux
6 8 (9.20%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.75%) CentOS
7 5 (5.75%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.45%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.30%) Debian
9 2 (2.30%) Android
10 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.15%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.15%) UNIX
10 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.64%) Incident Management
2 9 (10.34%) Service Management
3 6 (6.90%) Workflow
3 6 (6.90%) ITIL
4 3 (3.45%) Time Management
4 3 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.30%) Migration
6 1 (1.15%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.15%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.15%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.15%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.15%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.15%) Project Management
6 1 (1.15%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.15%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.15%) ITSM
6 1 (1.15%) Change Management
6 1 (1.15%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.15%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.94%) SQL
2 9 (10.34%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) CCNA
3 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.15%) MCSE
4 1 (1.15%) MCITP
4 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.60%) VMware Server
5 3 (3.45%) XenApp
6 2 (2.30%) vSphere
7 1 (1.15%) UAG
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (8.05%) SCCM
2 1 (1.15%) SCOM
2 1 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 23 (26.44%) VMware
3 10 (11.49%) Citrix
4 6 (6.90%) Cisco
5 5 (5.75%) Splunk
5 5 (5.75%) HP
5 5 (5.75%) Lotus
5 5 (5.75%) Sophos
6 4 (4.60%) SAP
6 4 (4.60%) EMC
6 4 (4.60%) Adobe
7 2 (2.30%) AppSense
7 2 (2.30%) Symantec
7 2 (2.30%) NetApp
7 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.30%) Apple
8 1 (1.15%) Postini
8 1 (1.15%) Dell
8 1 (1.15%) Siemens
8 1 (1.15%) Remedy
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