The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was £197 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Support Engineer
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 8 24
Rank change year-on-year -15 +16  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 8 35 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.62% 12.64% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.98% 13.73% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Median daily rate £197 £118 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +67.65% -30.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £114 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £179 £172
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £275 £211
% change year-on-year -27.27% +30.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -24.24%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.60 £17.13
% change year-on-year -7.05% -8.90%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 201 255 222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 90.95% 92.06% 91.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 122 102
Median daily rate £423 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.55% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £130 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 36 22
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Bracknell

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Support Engineer in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Engineer in Bracknell

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Bracknell over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Engineer in Bracknell

Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Bracknell.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Engineer in Bracknell

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Bracknell region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) DHCP
4 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (20.00%) SLA
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) Meridio
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) SCOM
6 2 (13.33%) EDRMS
6 2 (13.33%) Intranet
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) ISA Server
6 2 (13.33%) Flash
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DHCP
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) Intranet
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) Skype
3 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) EDRMS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Access
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (6.67%) Handset
1 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.67%) Android
6 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Break/Fix
4 1 (6.67%) BCP
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Case Management
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) WFM
4 1 (6.67%) Workforce Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) Netcool
2 1 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCSM
2 1 (6.67%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) HP
1 3 (20.00%) Meridio
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
1 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas
Bracknell, Berkshire
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