Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Maidenhead during the 6 months to 24 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.

Support Engineer
Berkshire > Maidenhead
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 29 26
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 1.38% 1.80% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 2.00% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Maidenhead median daily rate - £123 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.13% -50.77%
Berkshire median daily rate £255 £275 £220
% change year-on-year -7.27% +25.00% -26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Maidenhead median hourly rate - £15.85 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +24.31% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year - -42.00% +41.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead. 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
Maidenhead
Contract vacancies in Maidenhead with a recognized job title 243 200 166
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 84.08% 90.09% 82.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 107 81
Maidenhead median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.43% +11.11%
10th Percentile £300 £299 £181
90th Percentile £600 £623 £510
Berkshire median daily rate £419 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +4.75% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 11
Maidenhead median hourly rate £29.50 £24.50 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.41% +70.14% -29.76%
10th Percentile £16.85 £8.98 £12.38
90th Percentile £51.60 £48.00 £43.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year -1.72% -32.71% +24.03%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Maidenhead

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Engineer in Maidenhead

Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Engineer in Maidenhead

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Maidenhead region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) Aruba
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) NetScout
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Aruba
1 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) NetScout
1 1 (25.00%) Riverbed