The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had 3rd Line Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Analyst
Rank 590 565 545
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -20
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Analyst 36 46 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.093% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.099% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 18
Median daily rate £275 £263 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £194 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £347 £316
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £230 £234
% change year-on-year
+14.13% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 9
Median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £20.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 £165.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +71.87%
3rd Line Support Analyst
UK

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
46767 46633 45417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.73% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 30873 29254 28503
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1342 1874 1952
Median hourly rate £17.95 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.65% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

3rd Line Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 25 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

3rd Line Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in England

3rd Line Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -13 12 £301 +30.86% 5
London -11 11 £300 -8.39% 3
West Midlands -7 4 £275 - 1
North West - 4 £120 -
East Midlands +14 2 - - 1
East of England +7 1 £325 +45.90%
North East - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
3rd Line Support Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 3rd Line Support Analyst 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 England region featuring 3rd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 49 (65.33%) Windows
2 40 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 34 (45.33%) VMware
4 32 (42.67%) Windows Server
5 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (30.67%) ITIL
7 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (28.00%) Windows 7
9 19 (25.33%) MS Exchange
9 19 (25.33%) Citrix
10 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (20.00%) SQL
12 13 (17.33%) PowerShell
12 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (17.33%) Finance
12 13 (17.33%) Linux
12 13 (17.33%) SharePoint
13 12 (16.00%) VPN
13 12 (16.00%) DNS
14 11 (14.67%) DHCP
14 11 (14.67%) Oracle
14 11 (14.67%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (13.33%) vSphere
16 9 (12.00%) Office 365
16 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
17 8 (10.67%) MCSE
17 8 (10.67%) Cisco

3rd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 19 (25.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (17.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.33%) IIS
4 5 (6.67%) WordPress
5 3 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.00%) CMS
6 2 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.67%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) DNS
1 12 (16.00%) VPN
2 11 (14.67%) DHCP
3 7 (9.33%) SAN
4 5 (6.67%) Firewall
4 5 (6.67%) Intranet
4 5 (6.67%) SSL
4 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.33%) LAN
5 4 (5.33%) WAN
6 2 (2.67%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.67%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.33%) NAS
7 1 (1.33%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.33%) Skype
7 1 (1.33%) VLAN
7 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Legal
3 3 (4.00%) Back Office
4 2 (2.67%) Advertising
4 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Law
4 2 (2.67%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.33%) Local Government
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Publishing
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 5 (6.67%) NHS
2 4 (5.33%) PKI
3 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.33%) iPad
4 1 (1.33%) iPhone
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 49 (65.33%) Windows
2 32 (42.67%) Windows Server
3 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (28.00%) Windows 7
5 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (17.33%) Linux
7 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (9.33%) Unix
9 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.67%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.33%) Android
11 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.67%) ITIL
2 11 (14.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (9.33%) Migration
3 7 (9.33%) Patch Management
3 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 5 (6.67%) Project Management
5 4 (5.33%) Asset Management
5 4 (5.33%) Change Management
5 4 (5.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.33%) Investment Management
5 4 (5.33%) Security Management
5 4 (5.33%) Service Management
6 3 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.00%) CRM
6 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.00%) Server Building
6 3 (4.00%) Server Patching
7 2 (2.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) SQL
2 13 (17.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.67%) VBScript
4 2 (2.67%) Java
5 1 (1.33%) Perl
5 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.33%) Ruby
5 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.67%) MCSE
3 6 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.00%) MCP
4 5 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (6.67%) CCNP
5 4 (5.33%) CCNA
6 3 (4.00%) Degree
6 3 (4.00%) MCSA
6 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.67%) MCITP
8 1 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.33%) MCTS
8 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 40 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.33%) vSphere
4 8 (10.67%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.67%) XenApp
5 7 (9.33%) XenDesktop
6 6 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (6.67%) VMware ESX
8 4 (5.33%) BitLocker
9 2 (2.67%) XenServer
10 1 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.33%) Firmware
10 1 (1.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) SCCM
2 6 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.00%) Cacti
3 3 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (4.00%) SCOM
3 3 (4.00%) WSUS
4 2 (2.67%) Bacula
4 2 (2.67%) Opsview
4 2 (2.67%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.67%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.33%) DameWare
5 1 (1.33%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.33%) SCSM
5 1 (1.33%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 34 (45.33%) VMware
2 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (25.33%) Citrix
4 11 (14.67%) Oracle
5 8 (10.67%) Cisco
6 5 (6.67%) NetApp
7 4 (5.33%) HP
7 4 (5.33%) Juniper
7 4 (5.33%) ServiceNow
8 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.00%) IBM
8 3 (4.00%) Symantec
9 2 (2.67%) Dell
9 2 (2.67%) Proofpoint
9 2 (2.67%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.67%) Sophos
10 1 (1.33%) Altiris
10 1 (1.33%) Equitrac
10 1 (1.33%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.33%) Sitecore
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