Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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 Support Engineer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 134 132
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 0 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.25% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.26% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Edinburgh median daily rate - £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +40.00% -
Scotland median daily rate - £300 £200
% change year-on-year - +50.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2158 2693 2940
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.66% 95.80% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1304 1491 1586
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £250 £265 £251
90th Percentile £550 £550 £500
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £374
% change year-on-year - +0.27% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 36
Edinburgh median hourly rate £18.50 £15.82 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.98% -8.32% -11.54%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.96 £9.50
90th Percentile £43.39 £48.45 £40.50
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26% +5.56%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Edinburgh

3rd Line Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Edinburgh