The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had 3rd Line Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Server Engineer
Rank 608 585 558
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -27
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Engineer 22 47 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.089% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.094% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 40
Median daily rate £260 £270 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £175 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £351 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £238 £240 £238
% change year-on-year
-1.14% +1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.91%
3rd Line Server Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46888 50234 48267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.74% 94.99% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30895 32536 29727
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1440 1905 1932
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

3rd Line Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured 3rd Line Server Engineer in the job title.

3rd Line Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

3rd Line Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

3rd Line Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

3rd Line Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

3rd Line Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

3rd Line Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

3rd Line Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

3rd Line Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -2 9 £178 -19.02% 3
East of England +17 3 £260 -13.33%
North West +5 2 - -
London -17 2 £400 +30.61% 3
East Midlands - 2 £265 -
Midlands - 2 £200 -
South West +9 1 £350 +133.33% 1
West Midlands - 1 £325 -
3rd Line Server Engineer
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3rd Line Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 3rd Line Server 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 England region featuring 3rd Line Server Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Windows Server
3 26 (74.29%) Active Directory
4 21 (60.00%) VMware
5 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
7 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (34.29%) Citrix
9 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (28.57%) DNS
11 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (22.86%) DHCP
12 8 (22.86%) ITIL
12 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
12 8 (22.86%) SAN
13 7 (20.00%) SQL
13 7 (20.00%) Cisco
14 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
14 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
14 6 (17.14%) LAN
14 6 (17.14%) Firewall
15 5 (14.29%) WAN
15 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (14.29%) CCNA
15 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
16 4 (11.43%) Server Building
16 4 (11.43%) XenApp
16 4 (11.43%) vSphere
16 4 (11.43%) Skype for Business

3rd Line Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) Skype for Business
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
2 8 (22.86%) DHCP
2 8 (22.86%) SAN
3 6 (17.14%) Firewall
3 6 (17.14%) LAN
4 5 (14.29%) WAN
5 3 (8.57%) Internet
5 3 (8.57%) Unified Communications
5 3 (8.57%) Wireless
6 2 (5.71%) NAS
6 2 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (5.71%) Skype
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (2.86%) Intranet
7 1 (2.86%) MPLS
7 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.86%) VLAN
7 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) MS Access
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (2.86%) Back Office
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) WAP
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) NHS
3 2 (5.71%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.86%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Windows Server
3 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.71%) Solaris
7 2 (5.71%) Unix
7 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.86%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (2.86%) Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
2 4 (11.43%) Server Building
3 3 (8.57%) High Availability
3 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (8.57%) Web Filtering
4 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.71%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.86%) CRM
5 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.86%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (2.86%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.86%) IT Audit
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.86%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.29%) CCNA
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.43%) MCSE
4 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 26 (74.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.43%) vSphere
4 4 (11.43%) XenApp
5 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.86%) vCloud
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) NetBackup
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) WSUS
3 2 (5.71%) Netcool
3 2 (5.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (5.71%) SmoothWall
4 1 (2.86%) SCOM
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) VMware
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (34.29%) Citrix
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (11.43%) HP
6 3 (8.57%) Dell
6 3 (8.57%) IBM
6 3 (8.57%) Intel Security
6 3 (8.57%) NetApp
7 2 (5.71%) EMC
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle
7 2 (5.71%) Veritas
8 1 (2.86%) F5
8 1 (2.86%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.86%) Sophos
8 1 (2.86%) Symantec
8 1 (2.86%) Veeam
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