The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 29 June 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.

Second Line Support Engineer
South West > Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 45 47
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 0 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 1.45% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.55% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £141 -
South West median daily rate £175 £140 £148
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £12.74 £13.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.22%  
South West median hourly rate £11.42 £13.23 £13.55
% change year-on-year -13.68% -2.39%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 320 452 430
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 97.86% 93.39% 96.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 784 988
Gloucestershire median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
10th Percentile £205 £234 £205
90th Percentile £475 £563 £500
South West median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 84 111
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £32.50 £13.23 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +145.74% -33.87%  
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.63 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.60 £45.00
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +36.36% +57.14%  

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in Gloucestershire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in Gloucestershire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in Gloucestershire

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) HP