Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was £175 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham 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.

Support Engineer
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 75 48
Rank change year-on-year +5 -27 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 9 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.04% 0.68% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.71% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 8
Nottingham median daily rate £175 - £255
10th Percentile £127 - £144
90th Percentile £373 - £323
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £150 £138 £255
% change year-on-year +9.09% -46.08% +34.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Nottingham median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +44.33% -10.19%
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -35.00% +60.00% -7.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Contract vacancies in Nottingham with a recognized job title 826 844 789
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.16% 95.37% 96.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 446 494
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £269 £275 £213
90th Percentile £563 £550 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 22 36
Nottingham median hourly rate £13.11 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.27% -4.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £28.50 £21.45 £20.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.23 £12.39 £13.50
% change year-on-year +6.76% -8.24% +3.85%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Nottingham

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Engineer in Nottingham

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Nottingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Engineer in Nottingham

Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Engineer in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottingham region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec