Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was £170 per day in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 30 38
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 23 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 6.61% 3.45% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.87% 3.55% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 5
North Yorkshire median daily rate £170 £273 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.61% -0.91% -
10th Percentile £115 £195 £142
90th Percentile £234 £319 £301
Yorkshire median daily rate £180 £200 £250
% change year-on-year -10.00% -20.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 - £11.00
10th Percentile £12.75 - £10.50
90th Percentile £14.25 - £11.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £13.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year +22.00% +1.96% +2.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. 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
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in North Yorkshire with a recognized job title 335 338 395
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 97.13% 96.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 216 220
North Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% -0.74% -7.17%
10th Percentile £115 £124 £157
90th Percentile £488 £475 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year +1.59% +5.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 28
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.66 £14.75 £14.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.42% +2.40% +6.70%
10th Percentile £9.88 £10.61 £10.50
90th Percentile £31.88 £28.50 £42.73
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £13.91
% change year-on-year +8.93% +0.68% +6.96%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in North Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Engineer in North Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Engineer in North Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Engineer in North Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
York +11 15 £120 -40.00% 4
Harrogate +7 2 £188 -11.76% 2
Northallerton +4 1 £198 -30.70%
Tadcaster - 1 - -
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 North Yorkshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
3 11 (47.83%) Windows 7
4 10 (43.48%) Migration
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (30.43%) DNS
6 7 (30.43%) MCDST
7 6 (26.09%) Driving Licence
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
9 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
9 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
9 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
9 2 (8.70%) Office 365
9 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
9 2 (8.70%) VPN
9 2 (8.70%) VMware
9 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (8.70%) ITIL
9 2 (8.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (4.35%) McAfee
10 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
10 1 (4.35%) Juniper
10 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
10 1 (4.35%) Intel
10 1 (4.35%) Citrix
10 1 (4.35%) Cisco
10 1 (4.35%) MCSE
10 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
10 1 (4.35%) CRM

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) iPhone
2 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Migration
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Email Filtering
3 1 (4.35%) IT Audit
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (30.43%) MCDST
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Intel
3 1 (4.35%) Juniper
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee
3 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds