The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - - 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £258 £263 £235
% change year-on-year
-1.90% +11.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £22.10
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +13.12%
3rd Line Support Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
218 220 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.21% 92.83% 90.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 93 105
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.21 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.29% -65.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £11.30 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £35.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

3rd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Basingstoke region.

3rd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

3rd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Basingstoke region.

3rd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle