The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bracknell 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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 39 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.66% 2.53% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 2.70% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £120 £170 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £171 £160
% change year-on-year
-12.40% +7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +16.66%
2nd Line Support Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
268 259 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 88.74% 93.50% 91.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 103 117
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £168 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 31 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £36.80 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

2nd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

2nd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Bracknell region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
3 3 (37.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) EDRMS
4 2 (25.00%) Meridio
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) HP

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) EDRMS
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Control
1 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
1 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (37.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Meridio
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Intel Security