The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had 3rd Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Engineer
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 51 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.28% 1.52% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.61% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £300 - £160
UK excluding London median daily rate £245 £253 £250
% change year-on-year
-2.97% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +4.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
333 436 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.60% 94.58% 96.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 234 296
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £44.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Gloucestershire region that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucester -4 1 £300 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
South West

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 3rd 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 Gloucestershire region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco