The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge 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 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 42 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.56% - 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £145
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £174 £160
% change year-on-year
-13.66% +8.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +13.33%
2nd Line Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
343 475 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.54% 95.19% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 333 280
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 35 34
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +32.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

2nd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

2nd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridge region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Lotus
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) Informatics
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Health Informatics
1 1 (20.00%) Informatics
1 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Wyse