The median contractor rate for an IT Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 29 June 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 > Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 63 65
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 2 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.32% 0.17% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.17% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Oxfordshire median daily rate - - £165
South East median daily rate £150 £120 £135
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 - £15.50
10th Percentile £13.35 - £14.50
90th Percentile £20.65 - £16.80
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -6.66% -6.65%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 599 576 753
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.61% 97.30% 98.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1995 1869 2165
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
10th Percentile £238 £150 £190
90th Percentile £538 £538 £518
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 111 245
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.80 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.92% -10.96%  
10th Percentile £10.30 £8.80 £13.18
90th Percentile £160.00 £23.75 £39.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £16.14
% change year-on-year -8.21% +21.49%  

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +3 2 - -
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Oxfordshire region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware