The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had 3rd Line Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Technical Support
Rank 107 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Technical Support 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.069% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £290 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £290 £215
% change year-on-year
+1.72% +34.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
3rd Line Technical Support
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1398 1568 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.21% 94.86% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 962 1110 626
Median daily rate £400 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 46 30
Median hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -5.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £37.04 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

3rd Line Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured 3rd Line Technical Support in the job title.

3rd Line Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

3rd Line Technical Support
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 3rd Line Technical Support across the Leeds region.

3rd Line Technical Support Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3rd Line Technical Support Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 3rd Line Technical 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 Leeds region featuring 3rd Line Technical Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) ThinApp
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) InfoPath

3rd Line Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) ThinApp
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft