The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire 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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support
South East / Hampshire
Rank 92 106 109
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 17 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.95% 0.52% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.55% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 9
Median daily rate £160 £158 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £135 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £154 £160 £160
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.63 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.14% +6.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%

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
1663 1828 1984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.59% 94.81% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 1175 1097
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 84 112
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Havant - 3 £325 - 2
Farnborough - 3 £145 - 1
Southampton +7 2 - -
Portsmouth -4 2 - -
Winchester +1 1 £150 -
Fareham -8 1 - - 1
Liss - 1 - -
2nd Line Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Hampshire region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 15 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
4 11 (33.33%) HP
5 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 8 (24.24%) Citrix
7 7 (21.21%) DNS
7 7 (21.21%) SLA
7 7 (21.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (21.21%) Firmware
7 7 (21.21%) IIS
7 7 (21.21%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (21.21%) XenApp
7 7 (21.21%) EdgeSight
8 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (18.18%) VMware
8 6 (18.18%) Clustering
8 6 (18.18%) Change Management
8 6 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
8 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 6 (18.18%) Terminal Services
8 6 (18.18%) DHCP
9 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
9 5 (15.15%) Retail
9 5 (15.15%) SafeCom
9 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
10 4 (12.12%) vSphere
10 4 (12.12%) Driving Licence
10 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 7 (21.21%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.21%) DNS
3 6 (18.18%) DHCP
4 2 (6.06%) VoIP
4 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (15.15%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Clustering
2 4 (12.12%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.03%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) Life Science
4 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
4 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Change Management
1 6 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
2 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.03%) ETRM
4 1 (3.03%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) Firmware
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (21.21%) XenApp
3 6 (18.18%) Terminal Services
4 4 (12.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) EdgeSight
1 7 (21.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (15.15%) SafeCom
3 4 (12.12%) SCCM
4 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (33.33%) HP
3 8 (24.24%) Citrix
4 6 (18.18%) VMware
5 4 (12.12%) Sophos
6 3 (9.09%) BT
6 3 (9.09%) IronPort
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) Adobe
8 1 (3.03%) Cisco
8 1 (3.03%) Dell
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle
8 1 (3.03%) Remedy
8 1 (3.03%) Veeam
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
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