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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 49 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 8 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.38% 1.48% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 0
Median daily rate £250 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £250 £211
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +18.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £27.41 £20.21
% change year-on-year
-22.18% +35.65%
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
558 721 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.54% 97.30% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 454 258
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 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 46 40
Median hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

3rd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 May 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 +3 5 £200 -13.04%
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
4 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
5 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) Oracle
6 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
6 5 (38.46%) Intranet
6 5 (38.46%) WordPress
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (30.77%) DHCP
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
8 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
8 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
8 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
8 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
8 3 (23.08%) Change Management
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL
8 3 (23.08%) SLA
8 3 (23.08%) Project Management

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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) WordPress
3 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
4 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Intranet
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Patch Management
2 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) NetApp
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
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