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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Analyst
Rank 542 553 480
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -73
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Analyst 41 22 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.045% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.048% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 16
Average daily rate
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£269 £298 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.66% +4.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £166 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £325 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £190 £275
% change year-on-year
+32.89% -30.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% +1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.20 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+72.41% -23.68%
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
46715 45592 39854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.44% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 28913 27925 23439
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £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 1846 1926 2117
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 1 April 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
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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 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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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
South East -10 17 £271 +7.96% 2
East of England +18 8 £188 -5.06%
West Midlands +1 8 £310 -
London +6 6 £281 -13.46% 2
North West -15 2 - -
South West 0 1 £355 +111.94% 3
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
3rd Line Support Analyst
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3rd Line Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 51 (80.95%) Windows
2 39 (61.90%) VMware
3 37 (58.73%) Microsoft
3 37 (58.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (52.38%) Active Directory
5 29 (46.03%) ITIL
6 26 (41.27%) Citrix
7 24 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (34.92%) SQL
10 19 (30.16%) MS Exchange
11 18 (28.57%) IIS
12 16 (25.40%) Cisco
12 16 (25.40%) Windows 7
13 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (22.22%) PowerShell
15 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (20.63%) Hyper-V
15 13 (20.63%) Problem Management
15 13 (20.63%) Firewall
16 12 (19.05%) SAN
16 12 (19.05%) DNS
16 12 (19.05%) SCCM
16 12 (19.05%) XenApp
17 10 (15.87%) WAN
17 10 (15.87%) DHCP
17 10 (15.87%) LAN
18 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
18 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
19 8 (12.70%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (30.16%) MS Exchange
2 18 (28.57%) IIS
3 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (7.94%) Lync
5 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.17%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.59%) Apache
6 1 (1.59%) WorkSite
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) Office 365
3 1 (1.59%) PaaS
3 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) Firewall
2 12 (19.05%) SAN
2 12 (19.05%) DNS
3 10 (15.87%) WAN
3 10 (15.87%) DHCP
3 10 (15.87%) LAN
4 5 (7.94%) iSCSI
5 4 (6.35%) Network Security
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (4.76%) DSL
6 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.76%) VoIP
6 3 (4.76%) BIG-IP
6 3 (4.76%) MPLS
7 1 (1.59%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.59%) Internet
7 1 (1.59%) LDAP
7 1 (1.59%) SMS
7 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.59%) MSI
2 1 (1.59%) PVCS
2 1 (1.59%) Ant
2 1 (1.59%) Maven
2 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Automotive
2 3 (4.76%) Legal
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) Middleware
2 1 (1.59%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.59%) J2EE
2 1 (1.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) Thin Client
2 3 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (3.17%) User Experience
3 2 (3.17%) iPad
4 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.59%) PKI
4 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.59%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 51 (80.95%) Windows
2 37 (58.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (25.40%) Windows 7
6 7 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (9.52%) Linux
8 4 (6.35%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000
10 2 (3.17%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.17%) Android
11 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.59%) UNIX
11 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) ITIL
2 13 (20.63%) Problem Management
3 6 (9.52%) Change Management
4 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 3 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.76%) Coaching
5 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 3 (4.76%) ITSM
5 3 (4.76%) Service Management
5 3 (4.76%) BCP
6 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.17%) Network Management
6 2 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.59%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.92%) SQL
2 14 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.94%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.59%) VB
4 1 (1.59%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.52%) CCNP
3 6 (9.52%) CCNA
4 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) MCITP
5 2 (3.17%) MCSE
6 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.59%) MCSA
6 1 (1.59%) MCP
6 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.63%) Hyper-V
4 12 (19.05%) XenApp
5 8 (12.70%) vSphere
6 7 (11.11%) VMware ESX
7 6 (9.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (6.35%) XenDesktop
9 3 (4.76%) Xen
9 3 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (4.76%) NLBS
10 2 (3.17%) ISA Server
10 2 (3.17%) UAG
10 2 (3.17%) XenServer
11 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (19.05%) SCCM
2 7 (11.11%) WSUS
3 6 (9.52%) SCOM
4 5 (7.94%) Icinga
4 5 (7.94%) Nagios
5 3 (4.76%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.59%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.59%) OpenView
Vendors
1 39 (61.90%) VMware
2 37 (58.73%) Microsoft
3 26 (41.27%) Citrix
4 16 (25.40%) Cisco
5 6 (9.52%) NetApp
5 6 (9.52%) HP
6 5 (7.94%) Symantec
7 3 (4.76%) Kaspersky
7 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.76%) Dell
8 2 (3.17%) Websense
8 2 (3.17%) AppSense
9 1 (1.59%) F5
9 1 (1.59%) Splunk
9 1 (1.59%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.59%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.59%) EMC
9 1 (1.59%) Juniper
9 1 (1.59%) Sun
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle
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