The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was £175 per day in advertised job vacancies in Worthing during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
West Sussex / Worthing
Rank 26 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 2.44% - 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% - 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £175 - £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £250 £225
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Worthing. 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
Worthing
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 121 168 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 98.37% 98.25% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 62 71
Median daily rate £438 £450 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +21.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +61.29%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worthing that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Worthing

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Engineer in Worthing

Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Engineer in Worthing

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Worthing region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) NHS
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Degree

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) NHS
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree