Period
to 23 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was £175 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derbyshire during the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 37 43
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 16 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 4.68% 3.37% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.91% 3.56% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Derbyshire median daily rate £175 £223 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.35% -6.32% +46.15%
10th Percentile £151 £156 £206
90th Percentile £209 £307 £279
East Midlands median daily rate £180 £180 £200
% change year-on-year - -10.00% -21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 5
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +34.62% +4.00%
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -14.29% +11.11% +23.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire. 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
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies in Derbyshire with a recognized job title 326 477 503
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.32% 94.46% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 285 320
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.99% -6.78%
10th Percentile £135 £213 £142
90th Percentile £546 £514 £551
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 43 29
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.03% +34.62% +2.77%
10th Percentile £12.13 £13.01 £8.66
90th Percentile £20.60 £51.00 £60.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.55
% change year-on-year -3.33% +10.72% -0.35%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Derbyshire

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Engineer in Derbyshire

Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Engineer in Derbyshire

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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
Derby +2 10 £152 -49.33% 2
Chesterfield -9 1 £180 +24.14% 1
Alfreton - 1 £180 -
Matlock - 1 £250 -
Support Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Derbyshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows 10
3 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (25.00%) SCCM
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 2 (12.50%) Network Management
7 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (12.50%) F5
7 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (12.50%) ITSM
7 2 (12.50%) Operations Management
7 2 (12.50%) Remedy
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows 10
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) VMS
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) ITSM
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Management
3 2 (12.50%) Runbook
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Server Patching
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) F5
2 2 (12.50%) Remedy
2 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee
3 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Veeam