The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 17 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 24 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.89% - 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £230 £270
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -9.67%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
194 191 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 91.51% 86.43% 90.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 92 85
Average daily rate £350 £350 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £195 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 21
Average hourly rate £18.90 £13.86 £33.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.41% -58.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £33.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

3rd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

3rd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Lync
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) HND
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas
3 2 (33.33%) Sophos
3 2 (33.33%) WSUS
3 2 (33.33%) SCOM
3 2 (33.33%) SCVMM
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (33.33%) PKI
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) FortiGate

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Lync
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) ISDN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) HND
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
1 2 (33.33%) SCVMM
1 2 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas
2 2 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco