The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Technician
Rank 558 543 566
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Technician 6 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.011% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.012% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
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£185 £275 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.72% -13.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £240 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +29.41%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45686 43047 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.53% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28284 25787 27971
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1846 1994 2539
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.27 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
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3rd Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 3rd Line Support Technician in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in England

3rd Line Support Technician
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 Technician across the England region.

3rd Line Support Technician Daily Rate Trend in England

3rd Line Support Technician
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Technician across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

3rd Line Support Technician Daily Rate Histogram in England

3rd Line Support Technician
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 Technician across the England region.

3rd Line Support Technician Hourly Rate Trend in England

3rd Line Support Technician
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 Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 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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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 - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
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3rd Line Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited 3rd Line Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 4 (44.44%) NetApp
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) NHS
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) WLAN
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) MCP
6 1 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (11.11%) MCSE
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited 3rd Line Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Site Server
1 1 (11.11%) Lync
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WLAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) PABX
2 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Service Management
1 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
1 1 (11.11%) Change Management
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) vSphere
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) NetApp
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) HP
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