Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Support Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Senior Support Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 84 103
Rank change year-on-year +14 +19 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 12 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.00% 0.24% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.25% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 - £388
10th Percentile £325 - £381
90th Percentile £375 - £394
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £200
% change year-on-year - +75.00% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1120 1196 1466
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 93.10% 95.22% 96.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 698 805
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £163 £184 £225
90th Percentile £501 £538 £500
East of England median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 77 143
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.90 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.93% +87.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.29 £10.05 £11.26
90th Percentile £47.35 £48.75 £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -4.76%

Senior Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Senior Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Senior Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Senior Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +18 8 £350 - 3
Huntingdon - 3 - -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Senior Support Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, Senior 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (50.00%) Time Management
3 6 (50.00%) Migration
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
4 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
5 4 (33.33%) Smartphone
5 4 (33.33%) Android
5 4 (33.33%) Break/Fix
6 3 (25.00%) Office 365
6 3 (25.00%) Mac OS
7 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
7 2 (16.67%) Sonus
7 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 2 (16.67%) ISDN
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) PBX
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) Skype
8 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
8 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (8.33%) Information Security

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) ISDN
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) PBX
1 2 (16.67%) Skype
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
5 4 (33.33%) Android
6 3 (25.00%) Mac OS
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
8 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
8 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
1 6 (50.00%) Time Management
2 5 (41.67%) Data Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Break/Fix
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Sonus
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago