The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3rd Line Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Analyst
Rank 63 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Analyst 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.13% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
-16.52% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £22.25 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-11.23% -10.89%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
737 688 796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.13% 90.89% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 286 437
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 44 43
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.03 £22.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.16% +42.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.17 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
3rd Line Support Analyst
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3rd Line Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

3rd Line Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

3rd Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

3rd Line Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited 3rd Line Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support Analyst in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware

3rd Line Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited 3rd Line Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee