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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 114 99 75
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 37 43 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.29% 1.46% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.53% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 16
Median daily rate £263 £200 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £124 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £298
UK excluding London median daily rate £261 £208 £213
% change year-on-year
+25.90% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 7
Median hourly rate £15.16 £11.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.81% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £7.19 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £11.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.06% +4.12%
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
2784 2802 2208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.77% 95.05% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1823 1897 1342
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 118 119
Median hourly rate £13.60 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.78% -13.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £29.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -8 16 £319 +59.37% 11
North Yorkshire -9 9 £258 -20.76% 2
South Yorkshire -4 6 £170 -2.85% 1
East Yorkshire -1 4 £234 +64.47%
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 39 (57.35%) Windows
2 28 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
4 19 (27.94%) VMware
5 16 (23.53%) Cisco
6 14 (20.59%) Windows 7
7 12 (17.65%) Windows Server
7 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
8 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (13.24%) ITIL
10 9 (13.24%) SQL
11 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
11 8 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (10.29%) MS Office
13 6 (8.82%) WAN
13 6 (8.82%) LAN
13 6 (8.82%) Blackberry
13 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
13 6 (8.82%) CCNA
13 6 (8.82%) Firewall
14 5 (7.35%) CCNP
14 5 (7.35%) Citrix
14 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (7.35%) VPN
14 5 (7.35%) Degree
15 4 (5.88%) Problem Management

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 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.94%) IIS
3 2 (2.94%) JBoss
3 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Office
2 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Maximo
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Firewall
1 6 (8.82%) LAN
1 6 (8.82%) WAN
2 5 (7.35%) VPN
3 3 (4.41%) Extranet
3 3 (4.41%) IP Telephony
3 3 (4.41%) Network Security
4 2 (2.94%) BGP
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.94%) MPLS
5 1 (1.47%) DHCP
5 1 (1.47%) DNS
5 1 (1.47%) FTP
5 1 (1.47%) Internet
5 1 (1.47%) Intranet
5 1 (1.47%) OSPF
5 1 (1.47%) PBX
5 1 (1.47%) TACACS
5 1 (1.47%) VoIP
5 1 (1.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (5.88%) Law
1 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Back Office
3 1 (1.47%) Advertising
3 1 (1.47%) Electronics
3 1 (1.47%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Legal
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) .NET
1 1 (1.47%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.47%) CGI
1 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.82%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.41%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.94%) Handset
5 1 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (57.35%) Windows
2 14 (20.59%) Windows 7
3 12 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.41%) Linux
8 3 (4.41%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.94%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.47%) CentOS
10 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.24%) ITIL
2 4 (5.88%) Migration
2 4 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 3 (4.41%) Document Management
3 3 (4.41%) ITIL V3
3 3 (4.41%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (4.41%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.47%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (1.47%) Data Mapping
5 1 (1.47%) Data Migration
5 1 (1.47%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Network Management
5 1 (1.47%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.47%) Patch Management
5 1 (1.47%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.47%) Server Patching
5 1 (1.47%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) Java
3 2 (2.94%) C
4 1 (1.47%) C#
4 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (8.82%) CCNA
3 5 (7.35%) CCNP
3 5 (7.35%) Degree
3 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.94%) CCIE
4 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.47%) CCDA
5 1 (1.47%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.47%) MCP
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.94%) XenApp
5 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.47%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.47%) SCOM
2 1 (1.47%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.94%) VMware
3 16 (23.53%) Cisco
4 5 (7.35%) Citrix
5 4 (5.88%) HP
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle
6 3 (4.41%) SAP
6 3 (4.41%) Symantec
7 2 (2.94%) Avaya
7 2 (2.94%) IBM
7 2 (2.94%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.47%) Dell
8 1 (1.47%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.47%) Juniper
8 1 (1.47%) NetApp
8 1 (1.47%) Novell
8 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.47%) Sourcefire
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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