Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Support Engineer was £210 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire 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.

IT Support Engineer
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 80 81
Rank change year-on-year +18 +1 -5
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.35% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Gloucestershire median daily rate £210 £138 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.73% -27.44% -24.20%
10th Percentile £205 £123 £180
90th Percentile £215 £158 £199
South West median daily rate £165 £138 £120
% change year-on-year +20.00% +14.58% -43.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £110.00 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +816.67% - -
South West median hourly rate £15.81 £18.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year -14.53% +39.62% +4.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 623 862 955
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.54% 92.79% 96.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 482 565
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £388 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -2.52% +6.00%
10th Percentile £200 £180 £204
90th Percentile £513 £563 £513
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 88 60
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £39.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -30.62% +44.13%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.51 £11.17
90th Percentile £56.75 £45.48 £48.69
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +50.00%

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Gloucester -4 1 - - 1
Cirencester - 1 £210 -
IT Support Engineer
South West

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft