The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 3 months to 30 March 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
Derbyshire / Derby
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 0.47% - 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% - 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £250 £225
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year -4.76% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Derby. 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
Derby
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 202 137 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 93.95% 93.20% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 67 66
Median daily rate £408 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.38% -10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £111 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £416 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 9
Median hourly rate £8.63 £10.44 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.38% -28.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Derby

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Engineer in Derby

Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Engineer in Derby

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Derby region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Dell