The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Blackpool region that had 2nd Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Blackpool - - 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £170 £145
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £14.36
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +11.45%
2nd Line Support Engineer
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Blackpool 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
Blackpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
117 141 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Blackpool 98.32% 93.38% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 117 137
Median daily rate £450 £375 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £240 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Blackpool region that featured 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

2nd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer across the Blackpool region.

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Blackpool

2nd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer across the Blackpool region.

2nd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Blackpool

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 2nd Line 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 Blackpool region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft