The median contractor rate for a IT Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 29 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.

IT Support Engineer
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 56
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - - 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £140 £175 £175
% change year-on-year -20.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.10 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +0.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 319 430 460
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 94.94% 95.77% 97.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 215 275
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £140 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 28
Median hourly rate £27.50 £43.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.04% -1.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Gloucestershire

IT Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support Engineer in Gloucestershire

IT Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support Engineer in Gloucestershire

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT 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 Gloucestershire region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware