The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £250 £245
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.33 £23.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-10.18% +13.09%
3rd Line Support Engineer
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter 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
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
77 104 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 91.67% 98.11% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 44
Average daily rate £350 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +207.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.84 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.36 £40.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

3rd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

3rd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region that cited 3rd Line Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter region that cited 3rd Line Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware