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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Analyst
Rank 550 517 539
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +22
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Analyst 32 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.058% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.063% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 19
Average daily rate
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£300 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £153 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £323 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £189 £230
% change year-on-year
+72.84% -17.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 7
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £24.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £19.80 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.89 £25.00 £28.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +0.12%
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
47622 44788 49883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.78% 92.82% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27431 28526
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1905 1938 2490
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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 historical trends)
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 0 13 £295 +31.11% 4
South East -5 7 £326 +86.42% 3
West Midlands -7 5 £300 +20.00% 1
East of England -30 3 £190 +35.71% 1
Yorkshire +1 1 £275 -
North West -4 1 - - 2
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3rd Line Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 44 (64.71%) Windows
2 39 (57.35%) Active Directory
3 31 (45.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (44.12%) VMware
5 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
6 21 (30.88%) MS Exchange
7 19 (27.94%) ITIL
8 16 (23.53%) SQL
8 16 (23.53%) Citrix
9 15 (22.06%) Windows 7
10 14 (20.59%) Cisco
10 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (19.12%) HP
11 13 (19.12%) SCCM
12 12 (17.65%) WAN
13 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (14.71%) SAN
14 9 (13.24%) MS Office
14 9 (13.24%) LAN
14 9 (13.24%) SharePoint
14 9 (13.24%) Firewall
15 8 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
15 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
15 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
16 7 (10.29%) XenApp
16 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (10.29%) MCSE
17 6 (8.82%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 21 (30.88%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.24%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (8.82%) IIS
4 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (2.94%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.94%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (2.94%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.94%) Lync
6 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.47%) Apache
7 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) MS Office
2 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.47%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Office 365
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.65%) WAN
2 10 (14.71%) SAN
3 9 (13.24%) LAN
3 9 (13.24%) Firewall
4 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.35%) VoIP
5 5 (7.35%) DNS
6 3 (4.41%) MPLS
6 3 (4.41%) DSL
6 3 (4.41%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.94%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (2.94%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.94%) DHCP
7 2 (2.94%) NAS
7 2 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.47%) Wireless
8 1 (1.47%) VPN
8 1 (1.47%) LDAP
8 1 (1.47%) ADSL
8 1 (1.47%) BT 21CN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.47%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (5.88%) Back Office
2 2 (2.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Local Government
3 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Law
3 1 (1.47%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Flash
2 1 (1.47%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.94%) CLARiiON
2 2 (2.94%) NHS
2 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Firmware
3 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.47%) Clustering
3 1 (1.47%) CCTV
3 1 (1.47%) Informatics
3 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (64.71%) Windows
2 31 (45.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (22.06%) Windows 7
4 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.35%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.41%) Mac OS X
8 3 (4.41%) UNIX
9 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.94%) Solaris
9 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.47%) Linux
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) ITIL
2 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
3 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 4 (5.88%) Service Management
3 4 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (4.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.41%) Change Management
4 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.41%) Fault Management
4 3 (4.41%) Performance Management
4 3 (4.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.94%) Web Development
5 2 (2.94%) ITSM
5 2 (2.94%) BCP
5 2 (2.94%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (2.94%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (1.47%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.47%) VBScript
3 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.29%) MCSE
4 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.35%) CCNA
6 4 (5.88%) MCITP
6 4 (5.88%) CCNP
6 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.94%) MCSA
7 2 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.47%) CCA
8 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.47%) MCP
8 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.47%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (57.35%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.29%) XenApp
3 6 (8.82%) vSphere
4 5 (7.35%) XenServer
4 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.41%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.41%) NLBS
7 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.94%) UAG
8 1 (1.47%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.47%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (19.12%) SCCM
2 5 (7.35%) WSUS
3 4 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.88%) SCOM
4 3 (4.41%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.47%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.47%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 30 (44.12%) VMware
2 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
3 16 (23.53%) Citrix
4 14 (20.59%) Cisco
5 13 (19.12%) HP
6 6 (8.82%) CheckPoint
7 5 (7.35%) Symantec
7 5 (7.35%) Dell
7 5 (7.35%) Apple
8 3 (4.41%) EMC
8 3 (4.41%) Avaya
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle
9 2 (2.94%) Sybase
9 2 (2.94%) Adobe
9 2 (2.94%) Sun
9 2 (2.94%) Juniper
9 2 (2.94%) NetApp
9 2 (2.94%) McAfee
9 2 (2.94%) ProCurve
9 2 (2.94%) Veeam
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Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
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Rate: £375 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £270.00 - £297.00 per day
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