The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 371 368 346
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 49 59 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 35
Median daily rate £175 £145 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £115 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £219
UK excluding London median daily rate £158 £165 £175
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.60 £13.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £24.20 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+17.74% +6.89%
2nd Line Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20325 21355 22289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.03% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14522 15109 16067
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 340 442
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

2nd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

2nd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

2nd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

2nd Line Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
City of London -21 3 - - 2
Enfield - 2 - -
Uxbridge +4 1 £175 -22.22%
Docklands, London - 1 £150 -
Lewisham - 1 £185 -
Hammersmith - 1 £165 -
Croydon - 1 - -
2nd Line Support Engineer
England

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 London region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 69 (79.31%) Windows
2 50 (57.47%) Active Directory
3 35 (40.23%) Windows 7
4 34 (39.08%) MS Office
5 33 (37.93%) Microsoft
6 27 (31.03%) Windows Server
7 23 (26.44%) MS Excel
8 21 (24.14%) Retail
9 20 (22.99%) Office 365
10 19 (21.84%) MS Exchange
10 19 (21.84%) Blackberry
11 17 (19.54%) Windows XP
11 17 (19.54%) iPhone
12 16 (18.39%) ITIL
13 15 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (17.24%) Mac OS X
13 15 (17.24%) Banking
14 14 (16.09%) iPad
15 13 (14.94%) Lotus
15 13 (14.94%) IBM Notes
16 12 (13.79%) Reuters
16 12 (13.79%) Bloomberg
16 12 (13.79%) Windows 8
17 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (12.64%) Eikon
17 11 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (12.64%) Retail Banking
18 10 (11.49%) DNS
19 9 (10.34%) Windows 10
19 9 (10.34%) LAN

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 19 (21.84%) MS Exchange
2 13 (14.94%) IBM Notes
3 11 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (9.20%) Skype for Business
5 6 (6.90%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 34 (39.08%) MS Office
2 23 (26.44%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Eikon
2 1 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.99%) Office 365
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.60%) OneDrive
2 4 (4.60%) Yammer
3 3 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.49%) DNS
2 9 (10.34%) LAN
3 8 (9.20%) DHCP
4 7 (8.05%) Skype
5 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.90%) WAN
6 4 (4.60%) VoIP
7 3 (3.45%) VPN
7 3 (3.45%) Wireless
8 2 (2.30%) Firewall
8 2 (2.30%) Internet
8 2 (2.30%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.30%) SAN
8 2 (2.30%) VLAN
8 2 (2.30%) WLAN
9 1 (1.15%) NAS
9 1 (1.15%) Network Security
9 1 (1.15%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.15%) MS Access
General
1 21 (24.14%) Retail
2 15 (17.24%) Banking
3 11 (12.64%) Retail Banking
4 8 (9.20%) Finance
5 5 (5.75%) Legal
6 1 (1.15%) Law
6 1 (1.15%) Local Government
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Blackberry
2 17 (19.54%) iPhone
3 14 (16.09%) iPad
4 5 (5.75%) Smartphone
5 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.30%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.15%) EPoS
7 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 69 (79.31%) Windows
2 35 (40.23%) Windows 7
3 27 (31.03%) Windows Server
4 17 (19.54%) Windows XP
5 15 (17.24%) Mac OS X
5 15 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (13.79%) Windows 8
7 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (10.34%) Windows 10
8 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (5.75%) Android
9 5 (5.75%) Mac OS
10 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.15%) Linux
11 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.39%) ITIL
2 6 (6.90%) Migration
3 4 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (4.60%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (3.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (3.45%) Service Management
5 2 (2.30%) Asset Management
5 2 (2.30%) CRM
5 2 (2.30%) Time Management
6 1 (1.15%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.15%) Coaching
6 1 (1.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.15%) Investment Management
6 1 (1.15%) ITSM
6 1 (1.15%) Post-Production
6 1 (1.15%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.15%) SEO
6 1 (1.15%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.30%) C
1 2 (2.30%) SQL
2 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.15%) VB
2 1 (1.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) DBS Check
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.30%) MCSE
4 1 (1.15%) CCNA
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.15%) MCP
4 1 (1.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (57.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.30%) XenApp
5 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) SCCM
2 4 (4.60%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.15%) Casper Suite
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 33 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.94%) Lotus
3 12 (13.79%) Bloomberg
3 12 (13.79%) Reuters
4 8 (9.20%) VMware
5 6 (6.90%) Cisco
6 5 (5.75%) Apple
6 5 (5.75%) Citrix
7 3 (3.45%) HP
7 3 (3.45%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.30%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (1.15%) Avaya
9 1 (1.15%) Canon
9 1 (1.15%) CommVault
9 1 (1.15%) iManage
9 1 (1.15%) Meraki
9 1 (1.15%) Mitel
9 1 (1.15%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.15%) Xerox
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