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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Analyst
Rank 602 554 556
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +2
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Analyst 35 59 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.12% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.12% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 21
Median daily rate £250 £260 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £211 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £230 £245
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 8
Median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £165.00 £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+80.00% +56.25%
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
48428 48067 47032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.01% 94.75% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31953 29679 29276
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1367 1934 1971
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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 6 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 6 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 6 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
(Click see detailed
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 -23 13 £250 +8.69% 5
London -30 8 £350 +27.27% 4
North West -8 6 £120 -47.82% 1
East Midlands +10 3 - -
West Midlands -12 3 £303 - 2
East of England +6 1 £325 +52.94%
North East - 1 - -
3rd Line Support Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 55 (67.07%) Windows
2 49 (59.76%) Active Directory
3 37 (45.12%) VMware
4 35 (42.68%) Windows Server
5 30 (36.59%) Microsoft
6 26 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (29.27%) Citrix
8 23 (28.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (26.83%) Windows 7
9 22 (26.83%) ITIL
10 20 (24.39%) MS Exchange
11 18 (21.95%) Finance
11 18 (21.95%) DNS
12 17 (20.73%) DHCP
12 17 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (18.29%) SQL
14 15 (18.29%) Exchange Server 2010
15 13 (15.85%) PowerShell
15 13 (15.85%) VPN
16 12 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (14.63%) SharePoint
16 12 (14.63%) Office 365
17 11 (13.41%) XenApp
17 11 (13.41%) vSphere
17 11 (13.41%) SCCM
17 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
18 10 (12.20%) Oracle
18 10 (12.20%) Cisco
18 10 (12.20%) SAN

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 20 (24.39%) MS Exchange
2 15 (18.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (14.63%) SharePoint
4 9 (10.98%) IIS
5 5 (6.10%) WordPress
6 4 (4.88%) Skype for Business
7 3 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.66%) CMS
8 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Office
2 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.63%) Office 365
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.95%) DNS
2 17 (20.73%) DHCP
3 13 (15.85%) VPN
4 10 (12.20%) SAN
5 7 (8.54%) TCP/IP
6 6 (7.32%) Firewall
6 6 (7.32%) LAN
6 6 (7.32%) SSL
7 5 (6.10%) Intranet
7 5 (6.10%) WAN
8 2 (2.44%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.44%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.44%) NAS
8 2 (2.44%) Wireless
9 1 (1.22%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.22%) Skype
9 1 (1.22%) VLAN
9 1 (1.22%) WebEx
9 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (21.95%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Legal
3 4 (4.88%) Advertising
4 3 (3.66%) Back Office
4 3 (3.66%) Banking
4 3 (3.66%) Law
4 3 (3.66%) Publishing
5 2 (2.44%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.22%) Local Government
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) Web Services
2 2 (2.44%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (1.22%) COM
3 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
1 5 (6.10%) NHS
1 5 (6.10%) PKI
2 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (67.07%) Windows
2 35 (42.68%) Windows Server
3 26 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (28.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (26.83%) Windows 7
6 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (10.98%) Linux
8 6 (7.32%) Unix
9 5 (6.10%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.22%) Android
11 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) ITIL
2 12 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (9.76%) Patch Management
4 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.10%) Asset Management
5 5 (6.10%) Investment Management
5 5 (6.10%) Migration
5 5 (6.10%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.10%) Security Management
6 4 (4.88%) Change Management
6 4 (4.88%) Project Management
6 4 (4.88%) Service Management
7 3 (3.66%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.66%) CRM
7 3 (3.66%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.66%) Server Building
7 3 (3.66%) Server Patching
8 2 (2.44%) Coaching
8 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.29%) SQL
2 13 (15.85%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.32%) VBScript
4 3 (3.66%) Java
5 1 (1.22%) Perl
5 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.22%) Ruby
5 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.76%) MCSE
3 6 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.32%) MCP
4 5 (6.10%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (6.10%) CCNP
5 4 (4.88%) CCNA
6 3 (3.66%) MCSA
6 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.44%) Degree
7 2 (2.44%) MCITP
8 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.22%) MCTS
8 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 49 (59.76%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.41%) vSphere
3 11 (13.41%) XenApp
4 9 (10.98%) XenDesktop
5 8 (9.76%) Hyper-V
6 5 (6.10%) BitLocker
6 5 (6.10%) VMware ESX
6 5 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.66%) XenServer
8 2 (2.44%) NFS
9 1 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (13.41%) SCCM
2 6 (7.32%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.88%) WSUS
4 3 (3.66%) Cacti
4 3 (3.66%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.66%) SCOM
5 2 (2.44%) Bacula
5 2 (2.44%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.44%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.22%) DameWare
6 1 (1.22%) Opsview
6 1 (1.22%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.22%) SCSM
6 1 (1.22%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.22%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 37 (45.12%) VMware
2 30 (36.59%) Microsoft
3 24 (29.27%) Citrix
4 10 (12.20%) Cisco
4 10 (12.20%) Oracle
5 6 (7.32%) HP
6 5 (6.10%) NetApp
7 4 (4.88%) Juniper
7 4 (4.88%) Sophos
8 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.66%) IBM
8 3 (3.66%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.66%) Symantec
9 2 (2.44%) arcserve
9 2 (2.44%) Dell
9 2 (2.44%) EMC
9 2 (2.44%) Proofpoint
9 2 (2.44%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.22%) Altiris
10 1 (1.22%) Equitrac
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