The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire 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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank - 86 88
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.26% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £169 £140
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £15.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £14.21
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +12.59%
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
944 1155 1167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.42% 96.01% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 541 667
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 51 69
Median hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.50 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) BYOD

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft