The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West 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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 128 137 138
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 12 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.50% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.52% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 10
Median daily rate £241 £175 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.85% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £170 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £245 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £255 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-6.00% -3.84%
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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
2634 3075 3143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.09% 95.85% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1727 2068 2026
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 157 226
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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

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

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

3rd Line Support 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 Support Engineer across the South West region.

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

3rd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

3rd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

3rd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

3rd Line Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset +25 2 £273 - 1
Devon +8 2 - -
Bristol +7 2 £350 +27.27% 1
Dorset 0 2 £210 +21.73% 2
Cornwall - 2 - -
Gloucestershire 0 1 £150 -30.23%
Wiltshire - 1 £300 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 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 West region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 14 (66.67%) VMware
5 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (19.05%) Firewall
8 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (19.05%) SAN
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
8 4 (19.05%) LAN
8 4 (19.05%) DHCP
8 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
8 4 (19.05%) ITIL
8 4 (19.05%) Office 365
9 3 (14.29%) SCCM
9 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (14.29%) DNS
9 3 (14.29%) Linux
9 3 (14.29%) MS Office

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
1 4 (19.05%) LAN
1 4 (19.05%) SAN
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (9.52%) X.509
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) Skype
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Local Government
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
1 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (9.52%) Android
7 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
7 2 (9.52%) Solaris
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
2 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
2 1 (4.76%) Server Building
2 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Nokia
3 2 (9.52%) Samsung
4 1 (4.76%) Apple
4 1 (4.76%) CA
4 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Sophos
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