Period
to 17 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Engineer was £140 per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Second Line Engineer
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 - 51
Rank change year-on-year - +51 +8
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Engineer 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.22% - 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Devon median daily rate £140 - £205
10th Percentile £135 - £193
90th Percentile £145 - £218
South West median daily rate £140 £175 £150
% change year-on-year -20.00% +16.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £11.83 £11.96 £28.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% -57.29% +60.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Devon
Contract vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 423 549 459
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.96% 94.98% 97.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 320 275
Devon median daily rate £373 £381 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +12.13% -2.86%
10th Percentile £202 £185 £171
90th Percentile £525 £538 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 45
Devon median hourly rate £13.25 £35.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.14% +77.22% +1.52%
10th Percentile £9.29 £13.23 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £45.75 £50.46
South West median hourly rate £38.14 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +19.20% +28.00% -9.09%

2nd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings that featured 2nd Line Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Engineer in Devon

2nd Line Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 2nd Line Engineer in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Engineer in Devon

2nd Line Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Engineer in Devon

2nd Line Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 2nd Line Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region featuring 2nd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) PMO
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation

2nd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware