Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in Welwyn Garden City 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
Hertfordshire > Welwyn Garden City
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 23 24
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 3.08% 0.65% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% 0.66% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Welwyn Garden City median daily rate £225 £243 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.41% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £192 £225 £120
% change year-on-year -14.60% +87.50% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Welwyn Garden City median hourly rate £13.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £14.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year +17.93% -22.97% +32.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City. 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
Welwyn Garden City
Contract vacancies in Welwyn Garden City with a recognized job title 110 151 115
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 84.62% 97.42% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 98 54
Welwyn Garden City median daily rate £413 £425 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +15.65% +13.08%
10th Percentile £150 £213 £262
90th Percentile £550 £575 £593
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 4
Welwyn Garden City median hourly rate £16.18 £20.00 £53.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.10% -62.79% +235.94%
10th Percentile £13.13 £18.80 £19.14
90th Percentile £18.68 £29.20 £126.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.17 £14.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year +18.40% -15.94% +11.29%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Welwyn Garden City

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Engineer in Welwyn Garden City

Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Engineer in Welwyn Garden City

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

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 Welwyn Garden City region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Sun