The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire region that had 1st Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support Engineer
Rank 61 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.51% - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £110 £143 £113
% change year-on-year
-22.80% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.50 £11.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -
1st 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 Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
570 725 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.77% 97.71% 96.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 450 267
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 46 40
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

1st Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Oxfordshire region that featured 1st Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1st Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 1st Line Support Engineer across the Oxfordshire region.

1st Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

1st Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 1st 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 Oxfordshire region featuring 1st Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification

1st Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco