The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had 2nd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 49 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.61% 1.09% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.13% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £163 £159 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% +17.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £171 £160
% change year-on-year
-12.40% +7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £10.88 £13.30 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.23% -26.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.78 £12.66 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £13.94 £21.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
2nd Line Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 444 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.06% 97.16% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 287 194
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £233 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 40
Median hourly rate £41.00 £17.25 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.68% -32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £43.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Gloucestershire region that featured 2nd Line Support in the job title.

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

2nd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Gloucestershire region.

2nd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

2nd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Gloucestershire region.

2nd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

2nd Line Support
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Cheltenham +5 2 £163 +27.45%
Cirencester - 1 - -
2nd Line Support
South West

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 2nd Line Support 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 Gloucestershire region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 5 (31.25%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (18.75%) Office 365
6 3 (18.75%) DBS Check
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
8 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
8 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
8 1 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (6.25%) CCNA
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco
8 1 (6.25%) VPN
8 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (6.25%) Sophos
8 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 1 (6.25%) Information Management
8 1 (6.25%) VLAN
8 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
8 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
8 1 (6.25%) Wireless
8 1 (6.25%) VMware

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
1 1 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (6.25%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) DBS Check
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Sophos
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
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