Period
to 19 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support Engineer was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 19 September 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 Support Engineer
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 59 56
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +13
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.17% 0.18% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
East Sussex median daily rate £200 £125 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -30.56% -
South East median daily rate £170 £148 £150
% change year-on-year +15.25% -1.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £18.70 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +20.65% -13.89% +7.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Contract vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 552 547 540
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 97.33% 97.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 367 333
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +12.36%
10th Percentile £271 £243 £250
90th Percentile £575 £530 £556
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 14
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.00 £32.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.92% +75.68% +3.70%
10th Percentile £10.73 £11.17 £13.70
90th Percentile £18.53 £101.25 £23.38
South East median hourly rate £19.19 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.63% -10.00% +14.29%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in East Sussex

2nd Line Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in East Sussex

2nd Line Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in East Sussex

2nd Line Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 1 £200 -
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 2nd Line Support 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 East Sussex region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM