The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3rd Line Server Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Server Engineer
Rank 126 123 121
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Engineer 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.078% 0.22% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.24% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£175 £250 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £250 £230
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
3rd Line Server Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2433 2123 2251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.11% 93.07% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1462 1139 1182
Average daily rate £385 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 242 225
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.55 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.05% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

3rd Line Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

3rd Line Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer across the East of England region.

3rd Line Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3rd Line Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer across the East of England region.

3rd Line Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3rd Line Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
3rd Line Server Engineer
England

3rd Line Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited 3rd Line Server Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Server Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Clearswift
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) VMware

3rd Line Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited 3rd Line Server Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Server Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee
1 1 (33.33%) Clearswift
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint