The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Southampton 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support Engineer
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 29 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.82% 1.59% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.65% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £158 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £171 £170
% change year-on-year
-6.56% +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.70 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+17.18% +10.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 243 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 93.85% 96.43% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 170 186
Median daily rate £350 £376 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.49 £12.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.56 £32.75 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

2nd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

2nd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Southampton region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10

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

Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP