The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey 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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 84 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 5 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.42% 0.29% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.30% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £205 £133 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £173 £164
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.60 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-12.65% +7.09%
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1138 1321 1232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.28% 94.56% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 774 730
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 51 49
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

2nd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

2nd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Surrey region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows XP
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) Terminal Services
4 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
4 4 (30.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) ThinPrint
5 3 (23.08%) Meraki
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (23.08%) SCCM
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (23.08%) Riverbed
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (30.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) Intranet
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
1 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows XP
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCDST
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Meraki
2 3 (23.08%) Riverbed
2 3 (23.08%) ThinPrint
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.69%) Wyse