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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 57 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.51% 0.44% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.45% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £175 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £160 £173
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -6.25%
2nd Line Support Engineer
Scotland

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
554 887 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.03% 96.83% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 447 402
Median daily rate £338 £350 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 18
Median hourly rate £16.50 £55.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +248.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop

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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware