The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank - 66 61
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.68% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.70% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%
3rd Line Support Engineer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
608 568 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 96.51% 96.27% 97.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 432 363
Median daily rate £400 £350 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 27 29
Median hourly rate £15.77 £16.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.43% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Wales region that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

3rd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

3rd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 South Wales region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware