The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Basingstoke region that had 2nd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank - 27 32
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 1.40% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.57% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £120
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £163 £150
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
2nd Line Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
291 191 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 93.27% 88.84% 90.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 120 108
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £453 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 13
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.75% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.10 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Basingstoke region that featured 2nd Line Support in the job title.

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

2nd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Basingstoke region.

2nd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

2nd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

2nd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 2nd Line Support 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 Basingstoke region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) CA
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Borland
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) StarTeam
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Borland
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) VMware