The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol 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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 62 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.59% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £200 £135 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% +17.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £168 £150
% change year-on-year
-10.44% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.23 £16.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-20.33% +18.57%
2nd Line Support Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
829 886 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 97.07% 95.68% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 658 566
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 37 47
Median hourly rate £13.63 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.74 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

2nd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

2nd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Bristol region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Apple
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Network Management
6 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (11.11%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet

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

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft