The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Exeter during the 3 months to 28 April 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
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 16 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 0.63% 2.44% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £253 £225
% change year-on-year -20.79% +12.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.36 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.96 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -0.25% -6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter. 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
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 153 76 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 96.23% 92.68% 98.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 47 38
Median daily rate £368 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £190 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +207.69% -67.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Exeter

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Engineer in Exeter

Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Engineer in Exeter

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Exeter region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
1 5 (71.43%) Remedy
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) ISO 14001
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 14001
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
1 5 (71.43%) Remedy
1 5 (71.43%) VMware