The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds 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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 98 105 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -32
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.19% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £238 £128 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.27% -27.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £126 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £130 £215
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £160 £173
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -6.65%
2nd Line Support Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1292 1530 932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.85% 95.33% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 1049 597
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 46 36
Median hourly rate £14.57 £13.60 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.13% +13.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £31.55 £115.00
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 Leeds

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

2nd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

2nd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leeds region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Grafana
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Server
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Novell
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Grafana
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Novell