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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Analyst
Rank 557 549 542
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Analyst 32 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.056% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.060% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 19
Average daily rate
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£305 £240 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £175 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £329 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £210
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £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 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +25 16 £288 +64.28% 2
South East -16 7 £387 +23.92% 1
North West -29 3 £325 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 £255 -
West Midlands -5 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £305 -
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3rd Line Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 54 (91.53%) Windows
2 41 (69.49%) VMware
3 40 (67.80%) Active Directory
4 36 (61.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (49.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (47.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (40.68%) ITIL
8 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
9 22 (37.29%) SCCM
10 19 (32.20%) Citrix
10 19 (32.20%) MS Exchange
11 17 (28.81%) IIS
11 17 (28.81%) SQL
12 16 (27.12%) SAN
13 15 (25.42%) PowerShell
14 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
14 14 (23.73%) DNS
15 11 (18.64%) DHCP
15 11 (18.64%) Hyper-V
16 10 (16.95%) WSUS
16 10 (16.95%) Office 365
16 10 (16.95%) Cisco
16 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (16.95%) HP
17 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2010
17 9 (15.25%) VMware ESXi
17 9 (15.25%) Problem Management
18 8 (13.56%) Dell
18 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
18 8 (13.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (32.20%) MS Exchange
2 17 (28.81%) IIS
3 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (13.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.78%) Lync
7 1 (1.69%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Office 365
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.12%) SAN
2 14 (23.73%) DNS
3 11 (18.64%) DHCP
4 8 (13.56%) WAN
5 7 (11.86%) Firewall
5 7 (11.86%) LAN
6 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
7 4 (6.78%) MPLS
7 4 (6.78%) BIG-IP
8 2 (3.39%) DSL
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.69%) Wireless
9 1 (1.69%) OSPF
9 1 (1.69%) BGP
9 1 (1.69%) VPN
9 1 (1.69%) VoIP
9 1 (1.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Big Data
5 1 (1.69%) DB2
5 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (3.39%) Ant
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Back Office
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
2 2 (3.39%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.69%) Automotive
3 1 (1.69%) Law
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Middleware
1 1 (1.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Clustering
1 7 (11.86%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.08%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.39%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.39%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.69%) iPhone
4 1 (1.69%) iPad
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 54 (91.53%) Windows
2 36 (61.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (49.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
6 6 (10.17%) Linux
7 4 (6.78%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (6.78%) UNIX
8 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.69%) zOS
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) ITIL
2 9 (15.25%) Problem Management
3 5 (8.47%) Service Management
4 4 (6.78%) Change Management
4 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.78%) Migration
4 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.08%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.08%) Network Management
5 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.08%) ITSM
6 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.39%) BCP
6 2 (3.39%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.39%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.39%) Server Building
6 2 (3.39%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.39%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) SQL
2 15 (25.42%) PowerShell
3 8 (13.56%) VBScript
4 3 (5.08%) VB
5 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.69%) COBOL
6 1 (1.69%) Java
6 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.47%) MCSE
3 5 (8.47%) CCNA
4 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.08%) CCA
5 3 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.39%) MCSA
6 2 (3.39%) CCNP
6 2 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.69%) Degree
7 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (67.80%) Active Directory
2 28 (47.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.64%) Hyper-V
4 9 (15.25%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (11.86%) vSphere
6 6 (10.17%) XenApp
7 5 (8.47%) VMware ESX
8 4 (6.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (5.08%) NLBS
10 2 (3.39%) Xen
10 2 (3.39%) UAG
11 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (37.29%) SCCM
2 10 (16.95%) WSUS
3 7 (11.86%) SCOM
4 5 (8.47%) Nagios
4 5 (8.47%) Backup Exec
5 3 (5.08%) Icinga
6 2 (3.39%) Puppet
7 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.69%) OVSD
7 1 (1.69%) Foglight
7 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 41 (69.49%) VMware
2 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.20%) Citrix
4 10 (16.95%) HP
4 10 (16.95%) Cisco
5 8 (13.56%) Dell
6 6 (10.17%) Symantec
7 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.08%) NetApp
8 3 (5.08%) McAfee
8 3 (5.08%) Sophos
9 2 (3.39%) IBM
9 2 (3.39%) Juniper
9 2 (3.39%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.69%) Oracle
10 1 (1.69%) Altiris
10 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.69%) F5
10 1 (1.69%) Lumension
10 1 (1.69%) MobileIron
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