Period
to 23 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Windows Support Engineer was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 February 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.

Windows Support Engineer
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 85 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.12% 0.090% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.094% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate £275 - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £161 £350 £201
% change year-on-year -54.14% +74.56% -16.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South 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
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 816 1,062 993
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 95.33% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 683 699
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £213 £232 £229
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 46 61
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £15.36 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.86% +18.13% -10.34%
10th Percentile £11.45 £10.50 £9.25
90th Percentile £49.50 £33.75 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.81
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.38% +6.23%

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in South Yorkshire

Windows Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Support Engineer in South Yorkshire

Windows Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Support Engineer in South Yorkshire

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware