The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire 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 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 51 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 10 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.64% 0.26% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 0.28% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
Median daily rate £140 £160 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £160 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £160 £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £175 £165
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
574 727 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.10% 94.66% 97.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 487 452
Median daily rate £375 £388 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 34 34
Median hourly rate £37.00 £21.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.11% +8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.50 £37.50
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 Wiltshire

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chippenham -3 5 £140 -12.50% 1
Swindon - 4 £125 -
Salisbury +3 1 £205 -
2nd Line Support Engineer
South West

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

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

1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows 7
3 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 9 (47.37%) ITIL
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Lotus
5 6 (31.58%) IBM Notes
6 5 (26.32%) Firewall
6 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (21.05%) Office 365
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
8 3 (15.79%) SLA
8 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
9 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
9 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
9 2 (10.53%) SQL
10 1 (5.26%) MS Office
10 1 (5.26%) WAN
10 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
10 1 (5.26%) Cisco
10 1 (5.26%) VPN
10 1 (5.26%) HP
10 1 (5.26%) Dell

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 6 (31.58%) IBM Notes
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows 7
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (5.26%) Information Security
2 1 (5.26%) Line Management
2 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (5.26%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Lotus
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper