The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Analyst
Rank - - 72
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Analyst 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £230 £245
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +56.25%
3rd Line Support Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1026 955 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.85% 95.60% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 579 373
Average daily rate £420 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 56 59
Average hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

3rd Line Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

3rd Line Support Analyst
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (100.00%) Skype

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft