The first table below looks at the demand for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Shropshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 24 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.47% - 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% - 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £143 £150 £150
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%
Job Titles Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109 114 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 80.15% 95.80% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 56 90
Average daily rate £350 £360 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £565 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
2nd Line Support Engineer
West Midlands

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Telford - - - -
2nd Line Support Engineer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Lync

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (100.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM