The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire 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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 114 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 7 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.35% 0.52% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.54% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Median daily rate £375 £175 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -26.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £250 £238
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.80 £22.10
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -5.89%
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1840 2019 1943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.46% 95.60% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1173 1263 1139
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 134 112
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.25% +1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.77 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Southampton - 5 £375 -
Portsmouth - 1 £300 - 1
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Hampshire region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) WAN
5 6 (37.50%) LAN
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (31.25%) VoIP
6 5 (31.25%) Firewall
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (25.00%) Wireless
7 4 (25.00%) CCNP
7 4 (25.00%) CCNA
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
7 4 (25.00%) FortiGate
7 4 (25.00%) Network Security
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (18.75%) DNS
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) DHCP
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
9 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) SCCM
9 2 (12.50%) SCOM

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) LAN
1 6 (37.50%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) VoIP
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (25.00%) Network Security
3 4 (25.00%) Wireless
4 3 (18.75%) DHCP
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) NAS
6 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
6 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.25%) VPN
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.25%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (6.25%) EMC VNX
1 1 (6.25%) Statistics
1 1 (6.25%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) BCP
2 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) CCNA
2 4 (25.00%) CCNP
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) Meraki
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.25%) Veeam
6 1 (6.25%) Veritas