The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support Engineer was £140 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 26 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 / Wiltshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 59 48
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11  
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 3 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.45% 1.23% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.28% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £140 £125 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £150 £168
% change year-on-year - -10.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.63 £13.11 £16.60
% change year-on-year +3.90% -21.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 627 627 606
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.00% 96.02% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 431 415
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 32
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +63.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £54.50 £36.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in Wiltshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

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

2nd Line Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

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

2nd Line Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Chippenham - 1 - -
Trowbridge - 1 - -
2nd Line Support Engineer
South West

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wiltshire region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft