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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support Engineer
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 34 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.71% 1.05% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.17% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £195 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £161 £145
% change year-on-year
-6.54% +10.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.43 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.33%

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
262 256 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 93.24% 89.20% 90.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 131 116
Median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £252 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 38
Median hourly rate £14.25 £14.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £48.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos