The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd 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 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 20 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.59% 2.34% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.65% 2.42% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£210 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £258 £225 £255
% change year-on-year
+14.44% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.40%
3rd Line Support Engineer
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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
113 124 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.41% 96.88% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 67 77
Average daily rate £288 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.25% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 14
Average hourly rate £12.00 £17.38 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.93% -22.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

3rd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region that cited 3rd 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 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) FCoE
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) CCA
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region that cited 3rd 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 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) FCoE
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) CCA
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco