The median contractor rate for a IT Support Engineer was £125 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 26 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.

IT Support Engineer
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 119 123
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.053% 0.40% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.42% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £125 £169 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.92% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £128 £166 £180
% change year-on-year -23.30% -7.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +5.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1762 2145 2123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.52% 95.33% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1036 1415 1259
Median daily rate £400 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.57% +2.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 98 138
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.45 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.74% +0.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.85 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Hampshire

IT Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support Engineer in Hampshire

IT Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support Engineer in Hampshire

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Hampshire region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (55.56%) SNMP
2 5 (55.56%) Fault Management
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Android
5 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) CA
5 2 (22.22%) Peregrine
5 2 (22.22%) Unicenter
5 2 (22.22%) Remedy
5 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Spiceworks
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
6 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
6 1 (11.11%) Patch Management

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SNMP
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (55.56%) Fault Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) CA
2 2 (22.22%) Peregrine
2 2 (22.22%) Remedy
2 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
2 2 (22.22%) Spiceworks
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco