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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 115 102 75
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 30 40 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.08% 1.35% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.42% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 23
Median daily rate £263 £225 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £123 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £252
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £215 £210
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Median hourly rate £15.87 £11.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.27% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £7.19 £12.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £11.86 £21.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.70 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.64% +9.67%
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
2663 2813 2281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.03% 95.03% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1885 1437
Median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 113 117
Median hourly rate £15.32 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.84% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -4 16 £309 +54.37% 11
North Yorkshire +2 8 £238 -26.92% 4
South Yorkshire -3 3 £170 -39.82% 2
East Yorkshire -3 2 - - 1
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 28 (43.08%) Active Directory
3 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
4 19 (29.23%) VMware
5 17 (26.15%) Cisco
6 14 (21.54%) Windows Server
7 13 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 11 (16.92%) ITIL
8 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
9 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (12.31%) MS Office
10 8 (12.31%) LAN
10 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (10.77%) SQL
11 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
11 7 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (9.23%) HP
12 6 (9.23%) CCNA
12 6 (9.23%) Blackberry
12 6 (9.23%) WAN
12 6 (9.23%) Firewall
12 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
13 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
13 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
13 5 (7.69%) Citrix
13 5 (7.69%) CCNP
14 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (6.15%) VPN
14 4 (6.15%) Wireless

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 13 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.08%) IIS
3 2 (3.08%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Office
2 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.54%) Maximo
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) LAN
2 6 (9.23%) Firewall
2 6 (9.23%) WAN
3 4 (6.15%) VPN
3 4 (6.15%) Wireless
4 3 (4.62%) BGP
4 3 (4.62%) Extranet
4 3 (4.62%) IP Telephony
4 3 (4.62%) MPLS
4 3 (4.62%) Network Security
4 3 (4.62%) OSPF
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (3.08%) DHCP
5 2 (3.08%) DNS
5 2 (3.08%) EIGRP
5 2 (3.08%) RIP
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.54%) OpenScape
6 1 (1.54%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (6.15%) Law
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Finance
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) .NET
1 1 (1.54%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.54%) CGI
1 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Blackberry
1 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.08%) e-Health
3 2 (3.08%) Handset
4 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 14 (21.54%) Windows Server
3 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
4 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
6 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.08%) Linux
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.54%) CentOS
9 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.54%) Unix
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) ITIL
2 4 (6.15%) Migration
3 3 (4.62%) Document Management
3 3 (4.62%) ITIL V3
3 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
3 3 (4.62%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (3.08%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.54%) Data Analysis
5 1 (1.54%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (1.54%) Data Mapping
5 1 (1.54%) Data Migration
5 1 (1.54%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.54%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.54%) Patch Management
5 1 (1.54%) Project Planning
5 1 (1.54%) Server Patching
5 1 (1.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) C
3 2 (3.08%) Java
4 1 (1.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.23%) CCNA
3 5 (7.69%) CCNP
4 2 (3.08%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.54%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.54%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.54%) MCP
5 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (43.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.15%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.08%) XenApp
5 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (3.08%) OpenView
1 2 (3.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.54%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.23%) VMware
3 17 (26.15%) Cisco
4 6 (9.23%) HP
5 5 (7.69%) Citrix
6 2 (3.08%) F5
6 2 (3.08%) IBM
6 2 (3.08%) NetQoS
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle
6 2 (3.08%) Palo Alto
6 2 (3.08%) SAP
6 2 (3.08%) Symantec
7 1 (1.54%) BT
7 1 (1.54%) Dell
7 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.54%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.54%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.54%) Toshiba
7 1 (1.54%) Virgin Media
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