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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 71 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 17 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.69% 0.41% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 0.42% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 5
Median daily rate £150 £175 £168
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £158 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £193 £203
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £170 £145
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.63 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%

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
945 1186 1353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.75% 96.11% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 784 716
Median daily rate £403 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.42% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 98 51
Median hourly rate £15.00 £24.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.77% +22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £60.43 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Farnham - 4 £123 -
Weybridge - 3 £150 -
Chertsey - 2 - - 1
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Reigate - 1 £160 -
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Surrey region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) MS Office
2 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
3 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
4 7 (36.84%) Firewall
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
6 5 (26.32%) Office 365
7 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) LANDesk
8 3 (15.79%) HP
8 3 (15.79%) VPN
8 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
8 3 (15.79%) LAN
8 3 (15.79%) WAN
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
9 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
9 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
9 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
9 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (10.53%) Polycom
9 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (10.53%) SLA
9 2 (10.53%) Cisco
9 2 (10.53%) SQL

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 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Drupal
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
2 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 3 (15.79%) VPN
3 3 (15.79%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) 3G
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.26%) Internet
5 1 (5.26%) VLAN
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) JSON
1 1 (5.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
1 2 (10.53%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows NT
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.26%) ITSM
3 1 (5.26%) Security Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) LANDesk
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Apple
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Dell
4 2 (10.53%) Polycom
5 1 (5.26%) Meraki
5 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow