The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 3 months to 28 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.

Support Engineer
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 23 33
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.33% 3.58% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 3.76% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £143 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £204 £275 £215
% change year-on-year -25.90% +27.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.50 £29.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.55% -27.90%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.89 £16.60
% change year-on-year -7.18% -4.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 281 452 309
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 93.67% 95.16% 97.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 936 597
Median daily rate £375 £399 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.01% +10.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £219 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 88 80
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.14% -13.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.05 £34.31 £29.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Warwickshire

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Engineer in Warwickshire

Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Engineer in Warwickshire

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Warwickshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Break/Fix
3 1 (14.29%) Component Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 1 (14.29%) Simulink
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) FlexRay
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FlexRay
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Break/Fix
1 1 (14.29%) Component Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
1 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
1 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Apple
1 1 (14.29%) Google