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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Analyst
Rank 552 537 507
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -30
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Analyst 34 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.070% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.075% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 24
Average daily rate
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£280 £240 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £183 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £279 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £240 £288
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -16.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 5
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.57%
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
46253 45082 41589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.48% 92.74% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 29703 28087 24757
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
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 1758 1832 1975
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.58 £38.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 2 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 2 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 +11 13 £275 -15.38% 5
South East -14 12 £264 +15.82% 2
North West -14 3 £325 -
Yorkshire - 3 £193 -
East Midlands -8 2 £305 -
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3rd Line Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 66 (88.00%) Windows
2 51 (68.00%) VMware
3 44 (58.67%) Active Directory
4 43 (57.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (56.00%) ITIL
6 38 (50.67%) Microsoft
7 32 (42.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (36.00%) Citrix
8 27 (36.00%) IIS
8 27 (36.00%) SQL
9 21 (28.00%) SAN
10 19 (25.33%) SCCM
11 16 (21.33%) PowerShell
11 16 (21.33%) MS Exchange
12 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (20.00%) Hyper-V
13 14 (18.67%) Cisco
14 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (16.00%) Problem Management
15 12 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (16.00%) DNS
15 12 (16.00%) HP
16 11 (14.67%) Firewall
16 11 (14.67%) WAN
16 11 (14.67%) DHCP
16 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
16 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
16 11 (14.67%) WSUS

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 (36.00%) IIS
2 16 (21.33%) MS Exchange
3 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
4 8 (10.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (6.67%) Lync
6 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.33%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (14.67%) Office 365
3 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.33%) PaaS
4 1 (1.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.00%) SAN
2 12 (16.00%) DNS
3 11 (14.67%) Firewall
3 11 (14.67%) WAN
3 11 (14.67%) DHCP
4 9 (12.00%) LAN
5 6 (8.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.67%) iSCSI
7 4 (5.33%) Network Security
7 4 (5.33%) VoIP
8 3 (4.00%) MPLS
8 3 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (4.00%) BIG-IP
9 2 (2.67%) DSL
9 2 (2.67%) Wireless
10 1 (1.33%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (1.33%) OSPF
10 1 (1.33%) BGP
10 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.33%) Ant
2 1 (1.33%) PVCS
2 1 (1.33%) Subversion
2 1 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 4 (5.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Automotive
2 3 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.33%) Law
3 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) Middleware
2 1 (1.33%) Spring
2 1 (1.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Clustering
2 7 (9.33%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.67%) User Experience
4 2 (2.67%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.33%) iPhone
5 1 (1.33%) iPad
5 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.33%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.33%) PKI
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 66 (88.00%) Windows
2 43 (57.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (42.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 8 (10.67%) Linux
7 5 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 5 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.67%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (56.00%) ITIL
2 12 (16.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (8.00%) Change Management
4 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (5.33%) Service Management
4 4 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (5.33%) Network Management
5 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.00%) Coaching
5 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.00%) ITSM
5 3 (4.00%) Migration
5 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.67%) BCP
6 2 (2.67%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.67%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) SQL
2 16 (21.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.00%) VBScript
4 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.33%) Java
5 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (12.00%) CCNA
4 6 (8.00%) CCNP
5 4 (5.33%) MCSE
5 4 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) CCA
6 3 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.33%) MCP
7 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (58.67%) Active Directory
2 27 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.67%) VMware ESX
4 8 (10.67%) vSphere
5 6 (8.00%) XenApp
6 4 (5.33%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.67%) UAG
8 2 (2.67%) Xen
8 2 (2.67%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 19 (25.33%) SCCM
2 11 (14.67%) WSUS
3 7 (9.33%) SCOM
4 5 (6.67%) Nagios
4 5 (6.67%) Icinga
4 5 (6.67%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.67%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.33%) OpenView
6 1 (1.33%) Foglight
6 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.33%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.33%) OVSD
Vendors
1 51 (68.00%) VMware
2 38 (50.67%) Microsoft
3 27 (36.00%) Citrix
4 14 (18.67%) Cisco
5 12 (16.00%) HP
6 10 (13.33%) Dell
7 7 (9.33%) Symantec
8 5 (6.67%) NetApp
9 4 (5.33%) McAfee
10 3 (4.00%) Sophos
10 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.00%) Kaspersky
11 2 (2.67%) Oracle
11 2 (2.67%) Dell Compellent
11 2 (2.67%) Juniper
12 1 (1.33%) CommVault
12 1 (1.33%) EMC
12 1 (1.33%) IBM
12 1 (1.33%) Sun
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