The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 28 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.63% 1.79% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £125 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £170 £150 £160
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.86 £14.00 £13.44
% change year-on-year
-0.98% +4.20%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
182 162 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.91% 96.43% 91.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 55 72
Average daily rate £325 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £125 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 16
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

2nd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region that cited 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region that cited 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory