The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Coventry region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank - 40 44
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.62% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.66% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £275 £213
% change year-on-year
- +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+1.57% +9.09%
3rd Line Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
391 302 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 93.54% 93.50% 97.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 201 165
Median daily rate £400 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 60
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -34.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £25.66 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Coventry region that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

3rd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

3rd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

3rd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

3rd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 3rd 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 Coventry region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) SmoothWall
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware