The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire 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 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 80 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 3 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.45% 2.14% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 2.20% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
Median daily rate £250 £220 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £260 £239
% change year-on-year
- +8.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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 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
640 683 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.24% 97.29% 97.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 504 350
Median daily rate £425 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 37
Median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3rd 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 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Oxfordshire region.

3rd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Oxford -21 2 £250 -9.09% 1
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Oxfordshire region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) SCCM
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (25.00%) SCOM
5 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance

3rd 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Forcepoint
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle