The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Crawley 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 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank - 24 8
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 0 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley - 3.72% 12.15%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.83% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £175 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £168 £160
% change year-on-year
-10.44% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.26 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +9.00%
2nd Line Support
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley 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
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
145 183 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 97.97% 97.34% 99.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 131 62
Median daily rate £385 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £543 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 17
Median hourly rate £50.00 £13.23 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+278.07% -3.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.23 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £17.00 £14.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

2nd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

2nd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

2nd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

2nd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Crawley region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Extranet
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Extranet
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) Lotus