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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 94 105 77
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 48 49 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.68% 1.53% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.60% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 16
Median daily rate £258 £240 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.29% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £313 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £215 £225
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.23 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.50 £14.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
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
2742 3066 2300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.24% 95.87% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1754 2069 1379
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 164 137
Median hourly rate £14.48 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.38% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.82 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +6 19 £300 +25.00% 10
North Yorkshire +6 13 £258 +3.00% 2
South Yorkshire -3 10 £128 -27.14% 3
East Yorkshire -2 3 £150 -14.28% 1
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 47 (58.02%) Windows
2 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 32 (39.51%) Active Directory
4 27 (33.33%) VMware
5 20 (24.69%) Cisco
6 18 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (19.75%) Windows Server
8 13 (16.05%) Windows 7
9 12 (14.81%) Firewall
9 12 (14.81%) SQL
9 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (13.58%) Degree
11 10 (12.35%) MS Office
11 10 (12.35%) ITIL
11 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (11.11%) Data Centre
13 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
13 8 (9.88%) WAN
13 8 (9.88%) VPN
13 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
13 8 (9.88%) MS Exchange
14 7 (8.64%) LAN
14 7 (8.64%) MS Excel
14 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
15 6 (7.41%) CCNP
15 6 (7.41%) CCNA
15 6 (7.41%) Citrix
16 5 (6.17%) CCIE

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 8 (9.88%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.47%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) SAS
5 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (12.35%) MS Office
2 7 (8.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Maximo
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) Firewall
2 8 (9.88%) VPN
2 8 (9.88%) WAN
3 7 (8.64%) LAN
4 5 (6.17%) SAN
5 3 (3.70%) BGP
5 3 (3.70%) DNS
5 3 (3.70%) MPLS
5 3 (3.70%) Network Security
5 3 (3.70%) VoIP
6 2 (2.47%) Broadband
6 2 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.47%) DHCP
6 2 (2.47%) Intranet
6 2 (2.47%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.47%) SSL
6 2 (2.47%) VLAN
7 1 (1.23%) FTP
7 1 (1.23%) Internet
7 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.23%) MS Access
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.47%) Back Office
2 2 (2.47%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.23%) Electronics
3 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) CGI
2 1 (1.23%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.17%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.94%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.47%) NHS
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.23%) Statistics
5 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (58.02%) Windows
2 18 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (19.75%) Windows Server
4 13 (16.05%) Windows 7
5 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.17%) Linux
6 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.70%) CentOS
7 3 (3.70%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.47%) Solaris
8 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.47%) Unix
8 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.47%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.23%) Android
9 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.35%) ITIL
2 6 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.70%) ITIL V3
4 3 (3.70%) Migration
4 3 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.47%) ERP
5 2 (2.47%) Problem Management
5 2 (2.47%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.23%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (1.23%) Data Mapping
6 1 (1.23%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.23%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.23%) Network Management
6 1 (1.23%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.23%) Release Management
6 1 (1.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.81%) SQL
2 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.70%) C
4 2 (2.47%) Java
4 2 (2.47%) VBA
5 1 (1.23%) C#
5 1 (1.23%) C++
5 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Degree
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.41%) CCNA
5 6 (7.41%) CCNP
6 5 (6.17%) CCIE
7 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (2.47%) CCDA
9 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.23%) CCSE
9 1 (1.23%) CCSP
9 1 (1.23%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.23%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.23%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.23%) MCAD
9 1 (1.23%) MCP
9 1 (1.23%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 32 (39.51%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.70%) VMware Server
4 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.47%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.23%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.23%) vCloud
5 1 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) SCCM
2 3 (3.70%) Grafana
2 3 (3.70%) Nagios
3 1 (1.23%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.23%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.23%) SCOM
3 1 (1.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 27 (33.33%) VMware
3 20 (24.69%) Cisco
4 6 (7.41%) Citrix
5 3 (3.70%) HP
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle
5 3 (3.70%) SAP
5 3 (3.70%) Splunk
6 2 (2.47%) Avaya
6 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.47%) Fortinet
6 2 (2.47%) IBM
6 2 (2.47%) Juniper
6 2 (2.47%) NetApp
6 2 (2.47%) Symantec
7 1 (1.23%) Akamai
7 1 (1.23%) Aruba
7 1 (1.23%) F5
7 1 (1.23%) Veeam
7 1 (1.23%) WatchGuard
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago