The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 92 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.39% 0.30% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.31% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£150 £125 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £166 £150 £160
% change year-on-year
+10.83% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £13.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.86 £14.00 £13.44
% change year-on-year
-0.98% +4.20%
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
1416 1272 1159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.49% 94.01% 91.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 779 633
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 76 91
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -43.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.25 £11.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorking - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Shepperton - - - - 1
Woking - - - - 1
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited 2nd Line Support 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 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
2 8 (72.73%) MS Office
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) Citrix
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
7 3 (27.27%) WAN
7 3 (27.27%) DNS
7 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (27.27%) Internet
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) XenApp
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (18.18%) Firewall
8 2 (18.18%) Symantec
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco
8 2 (18.18%) DHCP
9 1 (9.09%) SLA
9 1 (9.09%) Adobe
9 1 (9.09%) HP
9 1 (9.09%) LAN
9 1 (9.09%) ITIL

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited 2nd Line Support 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 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) WorkSite
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Office
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Adobe
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Sophos
5 1 (9.09%) Toshiba
5 1 (9.09%) Google
5 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
5 1 (9.09%) Veeam
5 1 (9.09%) Kaseya
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