Period
to 25 June 2021

The median contractor rate for a 3rd Line Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 25 June 2021.

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.

Third Line Engineer
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 20 29 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 - -
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 1 2 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.79% 0.86% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) - - -
South East median daily rate £350 £319 £350
% change year-on-year +9.80% -8.93% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -12.00% -47.37% -10.93%

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 120 201 609
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.24% 86.27% 96.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 115 375
10th Percentile £183 £200 £271
25th Percentile £294 £350 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £425 £425
75th Percentile £491 £500 £500
90th Percentile £564 £613 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £445
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 19
10th Percentile £15.32 £16.25 £10.25
25th Percentile £21.77 £21.87 £12.12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year +40.00% +56.25% +10.34%
75th Percentile £43.13 £26.75 £53.13
90th Percentile £46.50 £29.90 £65.71
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 £22.40
% change year-on-year +35.14% -17.41% +24.44%

3rd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Engineer in East Sussex

3rd Line Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing 3rd Line Engineer in East Sussex.

Daily rate trend for 3rd Line Engineer in East Sussex

3rd Line Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing 3rd Line Engineer in East Sussex.

Hourly rate trend for 3rd Line Engineer in East Sussex

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 June 2021, 3rd 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 East Sussex region featuring 3rd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft 365

3rd Line 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%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware