The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Server Engineer
Rank 549 516 540
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +24
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Engineer 17 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.030% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.032% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 14
Average daily rate £220 £250 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £200 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £320 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £250 £240
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 £27.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £27.00 -
% change year-on-year
-24.07% -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48348 40743 51574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.32% 92.77% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 29873 23952 29018
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1966 2112 2464
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.13 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
3rd Line Server Engineer
UK

3rd Line Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 16 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -12 6 £220 -12.00% 2
London -34 6 £308 -3.90% 1
East of England - 2 £160 -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
North West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
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3rd Line Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 28 (77.78%) VMware
1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 25 (69.44%) MS Exchange
3 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
3 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (52.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (41.67%) DNS
6 14 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 11 (30.56%) DHCP
9 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
11 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
11 7 (19.44%) SAN
11 7 (19.44%) Citrix
11 7 (19.44%) SQL
12 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
12 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (13.89%) Migration
13 5 (13.89%) Firewall
13 5 (13.89%) Cisco
13 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
14 4 (11.11%) HP
14 4 (11.11%) Dell
14 4 (11.11%) iSCSI
14 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
15 3 (8.33%) EqualLogic
15 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 25 (69.44%) MS Exchange
2 14 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) IIS
6 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) DNS
2 11 (30.56%) DHCP
3 7 (19.44%) SAN
4 5 (13.89%) Firewall
5 4 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 3 (8.33%) Wireless
7 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.78%) NAS
8 1 (2.78%) Network Security
8 1 (2.78%) VLAN
8 1 (2.78%) LDAP
8 1 (2.78%) LAN
8 1 (2.78%) PBX
8 1 (2.78%) VoIP
8 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) EqualLogic
1 3 (8.33%) NHS
1 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (52.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
5 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.56%) Linux
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.78%) CentOS
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.78%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Migration
2 2 (5.56%) Network Design
3 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
3 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
3 1 (2.78%) ERP
3 1 (2.78%) CRM
3 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) VBScript
2 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) CCA
2 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.56%) vSphere
5 1 (2.78%) XenApp
5 1 (2.78%) XenServer
5 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.78%) NLBS
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.78%) MetaFrame
5 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) VMware
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) Cisco
5 4 (11.11%) HP
5 4 (11.11%) Dell
6 3 (8.33%) WatchGuard
7 2 (5.56%) Symantec
7 2 (5.56%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) Veeam
8 1 (2.78%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.78%) EMC
8 1 (2.78%) Nortel
8 1 (2.78%) Avaya
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
London
Harris Global
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £20 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago