The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Network Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3rd Line Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Network Engineer
Rank 136 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.091% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£225 - £175
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 - £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £245 - £179
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £270 £178
% change year-on-year
+20.37% +52.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.50
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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 South West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3065 2080 2958
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.25% 92.98% 93.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1994 1326 1735
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 163 249
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -17.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

3rd Line Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

3rd Line Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

3rd Line Network Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

3rd Line Network Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited 3rd Line Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited 3rd Line Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
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