Period
to 18 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Windows Support Engineer was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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.

Windows Support Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 108 108
Rank change year-on-year -11 0 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.16% 0.058% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.061% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Bristol median daily rate £275 £175 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% -28.35% -
10th Percentile £163 £168 £222
90th Percentile £299 £183 £257
South West median daily rate £195 £255 £205
% change year-on-year -23.53% +24.39% +70.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £11.42 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1,829 1,646 1,695
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 95.70% 96.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,231 1,101 1,201
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £250 £214 £231
90th Percentile £525 £525 £550
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 58 76
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £31.25 £29.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.16% +4.87% +72.75%
10th Percentile £14.65 £11.85 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.00 £47.76 £45.13
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +44.44%

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Windows Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in Bristol

Windows Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Support Engineer in Bristol

Windows Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Support Engineer in Bristol

Windows Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Support Engineer in Bristol

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, Windows Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) PABX
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) PABX
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V