Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 6 months to 22 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
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 34 41
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 13 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 3.06% 2.35% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 2.48% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Derby median daily rate £300 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
Derbyshire median daily rate £95 £275 £163
% change year-on-year -65.45% +69.23% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Derby median hourly rate £16.50 £15.13 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -9.70% +24.07%
10th Percentile £14.10 £11.25 £11.58
90th Percentile £17.50 £17.46 £17.43
Derbyshire median hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +26.92% +4.00% -7.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derby. 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
Derby
Contract vacancies in Derby with a recognized job title 404 323 316
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.06% 95.00% 97.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 185 166
Derby median daily rate £390 £363 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -1.69% +5.36%
10th Percentile £212 £147 £200
90th Percentile £516 £564 £500
Derbyshire median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 20
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £10.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.73% -21.15% +23.08%
10th Percentile £12.16 £8.46 £10.83
90th Percentile £51.46 £43.18 £38.75
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +34.62% +4.00% +11.96%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

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

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 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 Derby region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Dell
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
4 5 (38.46%) SCCM
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Break/Fix
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 4 (30.77%) 3G
5 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (15.38%) VMS
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
7 2 (15.38%) Data Management
7 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Network Security
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) IaaS
7 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse

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 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) IaaS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) G Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) 3G
1 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
3 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
4 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (15.38%) VMS
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Break/Fix
2 2 (15.38%) Data Management
2 2 (15.38%) Runbook
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
3 1 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Dell
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Xerox