The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2nd Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support
Rank 100 93 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 22 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.08% 0.70% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.77% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 3
Average daily rate
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£220 £175 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.89% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £153 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £215 £235
UK excluding London average daily rate £170 £145 £150
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £14.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.26%
2nd Line Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1830 1565 1287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 89.97% 91.90% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1006 834 618
Average daily rate £363 £360 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 102 169
Average hourly rate £12.82 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £44.13 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 2nd Line Support in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

2nd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

2nd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

2nd Line Support
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

2nd Line Support Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

2nd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

2nd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

2nd Line Support
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 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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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
Southampton -6 6 £295 - 1
Basingstoke +3 2 £150 - 1
Farnborough -6 2 £150 - 3
Aldershot - 1 £170 -
Fareham - - - - 3
Petersfield - - - - 1
Ringwood - - - -
2nd Line Support
South East

2nd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited 2nd Line Support 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 2nd Line Support in their job title.

1 36 (81.82%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Windows 7
3 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 12 (27.27%) SLA
4 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (25.00%) MS Office
5 11 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 11 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 10 (22.73%) Security Management
6 10 (22.73%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (22.73%) Problem Management
7 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
7 9 (20.45%) HP
8 8 (18.18%) Broadband
8 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 8 (18.18%) 3G
8 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (15.91%) SCCM
9 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (15.91%) VMware
9 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
9 7 (15.91%) Citrix
10 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (9.09%) Italian Language
10 4 (9.09%) McAfee
10 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange

2nd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited 2nd Line Support 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 2nd Line Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (22.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) Lync
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Office
2 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Broadband
1 8 (18.18%) 3G
2 3 (6.82%) VoIP
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) VPN
3 2 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) SAN
4 1 (2.27%) WLAN
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (9.09%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (81.82%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Windows 7
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.27%) UNIX
5 1 (2.27%) AIX
5 1 (2.27%) Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Security Management
1 10 (22.73%) Problem Management
2 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (9.09%) ITIL
3 3 (6.82%) Migration
4 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.27%) B2B
5 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.27%) Fault Management
5 1 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C#
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (2.27%) MCP
5 1 (2.27%) MCSE
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.27%) CCNA
5 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) NCDA
5 1 (2.27%) MCDST
5 1 (2.27%) MCTS
5 1 (2.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) HP
3 7 (15.91%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Citrix
4 4 (9.09%) McAfee
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) Apple
6 2 (4.55%) NetApp
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle
7 1 (2.27%) Avaya
7 1 (2.27%) Dell
7 1 (2.27%) Borland
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.27%) Mitel
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