The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Taunton 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 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.86% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £175 £163
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.80 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +8.38%
2nd Line Support Engineer
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
34 80 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 97.14% 95.24% 97.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 58 125
Median daily rate £390 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £20.60 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.33%
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 Taunton

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

2nd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Taunton region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Retail

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

General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware