The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - 46
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.23% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £150 £165
% change year-on-year - -9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +9.61% -21.21%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 304 422 399
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 93.54% 95.05% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 303 236
Median daily rate £375 £415 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.63% +25.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 25
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.77% +80.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £7.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £32.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire that featured 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in South Yorkshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in South Yorkshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in South Yorkshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster - 2 - -
Sheffield - 2 £350 - 2
2nd Line Support Engineer
Yorkshire

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Yorkshire region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) BYOD
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) WSUS
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) SCOM
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Coaching
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) EMC
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
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