The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had 2nd Line Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Analyst
Rank 123 119 122
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Analyst 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.082% 0.081% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.087% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £139 £129
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +7.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -4.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
2nd Line Support Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2238 2311 2387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.29% 93.45% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1201 1185 1143
Median daily rate £403 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 79 78
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

2nd Line Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

2nd Line Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

2nd Line Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Newbury +5 2 - - 2
2nd Line Support Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 2nd Line Support Analyst 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 Berkshire region featuring 2nd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) COM
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Intranet
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) MOS
5 1 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MOS
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) HP