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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Server Engineer
Rank 592 587 575
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Engineer 16 28 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.056% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.059% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 35
Median daily rate £250 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £184 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £365 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £29.03 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +39.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.56 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +57.77%
3rd Line Server Engineer
UK

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
44543 47526 48148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 29385 30731 30952
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 1872 2020
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +6 6 £250 -19.35%
London -4 6 £240 -10.69% 1
North West - 3 £325 -
East of England +6 1 £235 -8.29%
3rd Line Server Engineer
UK

3rd Line Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 36 (94.74%) Windows
2 33 (86.84%) Windows Server
3 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
4 20 (52.63%) VMware
5 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
7 10 (26.32%) Citrix
7 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
8 9 (23.68%) SCCM
8 9 (23.68%) DNS
8 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (21.05%) SAN
9 8 (21.05%) LAN
10 7 (18.42%) WAN
10 7 (18.42%) DHCP
10 7 (18.42%) ITIL
10 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
10 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (15.79%) Intel Security
11 6 (15.79%) Firewall
11 6 (15.79%) SQL
11 6 (15.79%) Cisco
12 5 (13.16%) CCNA
12 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.16%) WSUS
13 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
13 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared

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 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.63%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) DNS
2 8 (21.05%) LAN
2 8 (21.05%) SAN
3 7 (18.42%) DHCP
3 7 (18.42%) WAN
4 6 (15.79%) Firewall
5 3 (7.89%) Internet
6 2 (5.26%) Skype
6 2 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (2.63%) MPLS
7 1 (2.63%) NAS
7 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.63%) VLAN
7 1 (2.63%) VPN
7 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.63%) MS Access
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (2.63%) Back Office
1 1 (2.63%) Law
1 1 (2.63%) Legal
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Clustering
1 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
2 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 36 (94.74%) Windows
2 33 (86.84%) Windows Server
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.63%) Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Solaris
7 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.63%) Unix
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) ITIL
2 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.26%) High Availability
3 2 (5.26%) Server Building
4 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.63%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (2.63%) Identity Management
4 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.63%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.63%) Service Management
4 1 (2.63%) Software Licensing
4 1 (2.63%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) CCNA
1 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) MCSE
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.89%) XenApp
5 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.26%) vSphere
6 1 (2.63%) Firmware
6 1 (2.63%) vCloud
6 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) SCCM
2 5 (13.16%) WSUS
3 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.26%) Netcool
3 2 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) VMware
2 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 10 (26.32%) Citrix
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco
4 6 (15.79%) Intel Security
5 4 (10.53%) NetApp
6 3 (7.89%) Dell
7 2 (5.26%) EMC
7 2 (5.26%) HP
7 2 (5.26%) IBM
7 2 (5.26%) Veeam
7 2 (5.26%) Veritas
8 1 (2.63%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.63%) F5
8 1 (2.63%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.63%) Lotus
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle
8 1 (2.63%) Sophos