The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had 3rd Line Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Server Engineer
UK
Rank 577 586 537
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -49
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Engineer 14 32 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.063% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.066% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 38
Median daily rate £300 £275 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +7.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £170 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £294 £225
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +30.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £26.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +32.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42377 48205 48154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.76% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27593 30644 30320
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1752 1913
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

3rd Line Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured 3rd Line Server Engineer in the job title.

3rd Line Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3rd Line Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer within the UK.

3rd Line Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

3rd Line Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

3rd Line Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer within the UK.

3rd Line Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

3rd Line Server Engineer
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 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
England +24 13 £300 +9.09% 2
London +11 5 £204 -22.38%
South East +15 3 £275 -15.38% 2
Berkshire +13 3 £275 +71.87% 1
Reading +8 3 £275 -
Manchester - 3 £325 -
North West - 3 £325 -
South West +18 1 - -
Cardiff +13 1 £300 -4.00%
South Wales +11 1 £300 -4.00%
Wales +7 1 £300 -4.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £375 -
Leeds - 1 £350 -
Chippenham - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £350 -

3rd Line Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 3rd Line Server 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 featuring 3rd Line Server Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
3 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
4 13 (48.15%) VMware
5 11 (40.74%) Hyper-V
5 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (33.33%) SCCM
6 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (22.22%) Citrix
8 6 (22.22%) SAN
8 6 (22.22%) DNS
8 6 (22.22%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (18.52%) Office 365
9 5 (18.52%) ITIL
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco
10 4 (14.81%) Dell
10 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
10 4 (14.81%) DHCP
10 4 (14.81%) Intel Security
10 4 (14.81%) WSUS
11 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
11 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
11 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
11 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
11 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (11.11%) LAN

3rd Line Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (18.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) DNS
1 6 (22.22%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) DHCP
3 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (7.41%) Skype
5 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.70%) VLAN
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (3.70%) MS Access
General
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
1 1 (3.70%) Law
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
1 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) NHS
1 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.70%) Solaris
7 1 (3.70%) Unix
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Email Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) XenApp
5 1 (3.70%) Firmware
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (14.81%) WSUS
3 2 (7.41%) SCOM
4 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.70%) Netcool
4 1 (3.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) VMware
2 6 (22.22%) Citrix
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) Dell
4 4 (14.81%) Intel Security
5 3 (11.11%) NetApp
6 2 (7.41%) EMC
6 2 (7.41%) EqualLogic
6 2 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) Veeam
7 1 (3.70%) Lotus
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Veritas
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