Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was £238 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cornwall during the 6 months to 20 November 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
South West > Cornwall
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 1.80% 7.55% 3.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 8.33% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Cornwall median daily rate £238 - £113
10th Percentile £219 - £106
90th Percentile £256 - £119
South West median daily rate £165 £158 £160
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.56% -28.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cornwall median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -30.00% +21.21% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cornwall. 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
Cornwall
Contract vacancies in Cornwall with a recognized job title 111 48 49
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 90.57% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 20 23
Cornwall median daily rate £300 £305 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +32.61% +2.22%
10th Percentile £171 £241 £164
90th Percentile £409 £378 £368
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 11
Cornwall median hourly rate £17.74 £13.75 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.02% +37.50% -21.32%
10th Percentile £10.62 £13.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £38.80 £15.26 £16.50
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +22.00% -9.09% +37.50%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Cornwall

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Engineer in Cornwall

Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Engineer in Cornwall

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Cornwall

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 Cornwall region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
St Austell - 1 £238 -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cornwall region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Siemens
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) NETGEAR
1 2 (100.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) FMCG

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Meraki
1 2 (100.00%) NETGEAR
1 2 (100.00%) Siemens
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL