The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Shropshire region that had 2nd Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support Engineer
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank - 55 32
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire - 0.27% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.28% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £245
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £160 £145
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
158 361 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 97.53% 96.27% 96.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 112 77
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £325 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Median hourly rate £34.38 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Shropshire region that featured 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate 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 Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 2nd 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 Shropshire region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft