The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Analyst
Rank 559 536 523
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -13
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Analyst 36 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.069% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.074% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 24
Average daily rate
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£288 £200 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £157 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £250 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £200 £250
% change year-on-year
+52.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.75 £22.25
% change year-on-year
- -11.23%
3rd Line Support Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47663 45698 43174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.58% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30861 28215 25922
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1778 1844 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

3rd Line Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

3rd Line Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

3rd Line Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

3rd Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

3rd Line Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

3rd Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

3rd Line Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

3rd Line Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

3rd Line Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 17 £288 +85.48% 2
South East -5 8 £277 +21.75% 1
North West -25 3 £325 -
Yorkshire - 3 £193 - 1
East Midlands 0 2 £305 -
West Midlands -6 1 - -
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3rd Line Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 64 (88.89%) Windows
2 50 (69.44%) VMware
3 42 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 42 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (51.39%) ITIL
5 34 (47.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 27 (37.50%) IIS
8 26 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (33.33%) SQL
10 22 (30.56%) Citrix
10 22 (30.56%) SCCM
11 21 (29.17%) PowerShell
12 18 (25.00%) SAN
12 18 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 14 (19.44%) DNS
14 12 (16.67%) Cisco
14 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (16.67%) Office 365
15 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
15 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (15.28%) HP
15 11 (15.28%) DHCP
16 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
16 10 (13.89%) Dell
16 10 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (13.89%) WSUS
16 10 (13.89%) Problem Management
17 9 (12.50%) WAN
17 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 27 (37.50%) IIS
2 18 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 7 (9.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (6.94%) Lync
7 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.39%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.67%) Office 365
2 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) SAN
2 14 (19.44%) DNS
3 11 (15.28%) DHCP
4 9 (12.50%) Firewall
4 9 (12.50%) WAN
5 7 (9.72%) LAN
5 7 (9.72%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.56%) iSCSI
7 3 (4.17%) Network Security
7 3 (4.17%) BIG-IP
7 3 (4.17%) VoIP
7 3 (4.17%) MPLS
8 2 (2.78%) DSL
8 2 (2.78%) Wireless
8 2 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.39%) VPN
9 1 (1.39%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.39%) OSPF
9 1 (1.39%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (4.17%) Ant
3 1 (1.39%) PVCS
3 1 (1.39%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) Maven
General
1 6 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Automotive
2 2 (2.78%) Back Office
2 2 (2.78%) Legal
2 2 (2.78%) Retail
2 2 (2.78%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.39%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) J2EE
1 1 (1.39%) Middleware
1 1 (1.39%) Spring
1 1 (1.39%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Clustering
2 6 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.39%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.39%) iPhone
4 1 (1.39%) iPad
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 64 (88.89%) Windows
2 42 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (47.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (9.72%) Linux
6 6 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (5.56%) UNIX
8 3 (4.17%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) ITIL
2 10 (13.89%) Problem Management
3 6 (8.33%) Change Management
4 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.56%) Service Management
5 4 (5.56%) Migration
5 4 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.17%) Network Management
6 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.78%) ITSM
7 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.78%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.78%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.78%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.78%) Server Building
8 1 (1.39%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.33%) SQL
2 21 (29.17%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.11%) VBScript
4 3 (4.17%) VB
5 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.39%) Java
6 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (11.11%) CCNA
4 5 (6.94%) MCSE
4 5 (6.94%) CCNP
5 4 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.17%) CCA
6 3 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.78%) MCSA
7 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.39%) Degree
8 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 26 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.28%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.11%) vSphere
5 7 (9.72%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (9.72%) VMware ESX
6 6 (8.33%) XenApp
7 3 (4.17%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (2.78%) NLBS
8 2 (2.78%) UAG
9 1 (1.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (30.56%) SCCM
2 10 (13.89%) WSUS
3 7 (9.72%) SCOM
3 7 (9.72%) Nagios
4 5 (6.94%) Backup Exec
4 5 (6.94%) Icinga
5 2 (2.78%) Puppet
5 2 (2.78%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.39%) OpenView
6 1 (1.39%) Foglight
6 1 (1.39%) OVSD
6 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 50 (69.44%) VMware
2 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 22 (30.56%) Citrix
4 12 (16.67%) Cisco
5 11 (15.28%) HP
6 10 (13.89%) Dell
7 7 (9.72%) Symantec
8 4 (5.56%) McAfee
8 4 (5.56%) NetApp
9 3 (4.17%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.17%) Sophos
10 2 (2.78%) Juniper
10 2 (2.78%) IBM
10 2 (2.78%) Oracle
10 2 (2.78%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (2.78%) Kaspersky
11 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.39%) F5
11 1 (1.39%) Splunk
11 1 (1.39%) Lumension
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