The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Livingston region that had 3rd Line Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Specialist
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Specialist 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £271 £263
% change year-on-year
+102.95% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 - -
3rd Line Support Specialist
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Livingston 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
Livingston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19 72 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Livingston 100.00% 93.51% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 22
Median daily rate £341 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%