Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cumbria during the 6 months to 21 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
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 17 42
Rank change year-on-year -5 +25 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 1.80% 2.70% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 3.08% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Cumbria median daily rate - - £175
North West median daily rate £180 £197 £250
% change year-on-year -8.63% -21.20% +12.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cumbria median hourly rate - £11.16 -
North West median hourly rate £13.63 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +4.81% -10.34% -14.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cumbria. 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
Cumbria
Contract vacancies in Cumbria with a recognized job title 107 65 261
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 87.84% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 122
Cumbria median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £193 £294 £218
90th Percentile £465 £694 £566
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 16 45
Cumbria median hourly rate £46.21 £42.24 £47.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.40% -11.56% +99.00%
10th Percentile £29.75 £12.26 £19.76
90th Percentile £59.25 £65.73 £57.55
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +25.00%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Cumbria

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Engineer in Cumbria

Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Engineer in Cumbria

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

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 Cumbria region over the 6 months to 21 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
Whitehaven - 1 - -
Cumberland - 1 - -
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cumbria region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Capita
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Capita
1 1 (50.00%) VMware