Period
to 11 November 2019

The median contractor rate for a Windows Support Engineer was £140 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 11 November 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.

Windows Support Engineer
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 166 177 147
Rank change year-on-year +11 -30 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 6 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.17% 0.055% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.058% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Hampshire median daily rate £140 £300 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.33% -28.78% +43.28%
South East median daily rate £135 £120 £151
% change year-on-year +12.50% -20.66% -13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Hampshire median hourly rate £14.86 - £13.03
South East median hourly rate £14.93 £12.00 £13.03
% change year-on-year +24.42% -7.87% +15.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3,248 3,444 3,385
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.52% 94.10% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,969 2,116 2,020
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £532
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 189 159
Hampshire median hourly rate £31.50 £26.91 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.08% +16.98% -8.00%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.20 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +7.32% +13.89% -5.26%

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in Hampshire

Windows Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Support Engineer in Hampshire

Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Support Engineer in Hampshire

Windows Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 11 November 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
Portsmouth +11 2 £140 - 1
Southampton - 2 £175 -
Fareham +4 1 - -
Windows Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 11 November 2019, Windows 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 Hampshire region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Electronics
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) Public Sector
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS

Windows 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft