The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had 2nd Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support Engineer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 53 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.36% 0.65% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.71% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £135 £115 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -48.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £160 £145
% change year-on-year
-6.39% +10.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
539 565 766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.91% 91.42% 96.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 308 456
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 17
Median hourly rate £17.32 £32.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.70% +106.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £16.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.21 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

2nd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer across the Glasgow region.

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

2nd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer across the Glasgow region.

2nd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 2nd Line Support 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 Glasgow region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (25.00%) Chat Support
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Chat Support
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft