Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 20 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 50 54
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.13% 1.17% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.24% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Warwickshire median daily rate £338 £215 £105
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.98% +104.76% -37.31%
10th Percentile £313 £115 £103
90th Percentile £376 £473 £108
West Midlands median daily rate £250 £240 £270
% change year-on-year +4.17% -11.11% +25.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £21.50 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +35.65% +21.92%
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.82 £14.38 £14.20
% change year-on-year +10.05% +1.23% +1.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 573 808 628
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.27% 94.28% 91.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 515 334
Warwickshire median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £190 £225 £214
90th Percentile £538 £550 £546
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 64 59
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £17.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.41% -22.73% +41.94%
10th Percentile £17.70 £10.00 £13.85
90th Percentile £34.50 £38.34 £33.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +15.83% -11.76% +5.07%

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
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Warwick +7 1 - - 1
Support Engineer
West Midlands

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Warwickshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (71.43%) PaaS
1 5 (71.43%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (71.43%) IaaS
2 4 (57.14%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (57.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Security Hardening
4 2 (28.57%) Stealthwatch
4 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) IaaS
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (71.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Security Hardening
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco