The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had 2nd Line Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support Analyst
England / London
Rank 356 362 359
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Analyst 47 49 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 26
Median daily rate £175 £165 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £119 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £254 £203
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £160 £173
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 13
Median hourly rate £19.25 £14.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.75% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £9.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £129.40 £27.25 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.91 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18436 19902 19695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.92% 95.17% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13175 13974 14026
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 313 343
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £10.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

2nd Line Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

2nd Line Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

2nd Line Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

2nd Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

2nd Line Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

2nd Line Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

2nd Line Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in London

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
City of London -13 5 £205 +10.06%
Brentford - 1 - -
Ilford - 1 - -
2nd Line Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 2nd Line Support Analyst 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 London region featuring 2nd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 82 (89.13%) Windows
2 59 (64.13%) Active Directory
3 49 (53.26%) MS Office
4 40 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 38 (41.30%) Windows 7
6 34 (36.96%) MS Excel
7 30 (32.61%) ITIL
8 28 (30.43%) Windows 10
9 24 (26.09%) TCP/IP
9 24 (26.09%) Blackberry
10 19 (20.65%) Cisco
11 18 (19.57%) VMware
11 18 (19.57%) Mac OS X
12 17 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (17.39%) Problem Management
14 14 (15.22%) Degree
14 14 (15.22%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (15.22%) Citrix
14 14 (15.22%) MS Exchange
14 14 (15.22%) Wireless
15 12 (13.04%) Law
15 12 (13.04%) Legal
15 12 (13.04%) SQL
15 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
15 12 (13.04%) SLA
15 12 (13.04%) Reuters
15 12 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 12 (13.04%) Virtual Desktop
16 11 (11.96%) Unix
16 11 (11.96%) Service Management

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 14 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (6.52%) IBM Notes
5 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.17%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 49 (53.26%) MS Office
2 34 (36.96%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (10.87%) RMDS
2 1 (1.09%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Office 365
2 1 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 14 (15.22%) Wireless
3 4 (4.35%) DHCP
3 4 (4.35%) DNS
3 4 (4.35%) IP Telephony
4 2 (2.17%) Firewall
4 2 (2.17%) LAN
4 2 (2.17%) Skype
4 2 (2.17%) WebEx
4 2 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.09%) DECT
5 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.09%) Internet
5 1 (1.09%) Network Security
5 1 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.09%) SAN
5 1 (1.09%) VoIP
5 1 (1.09%) VPN
5 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.09%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) JIRA
2 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (13.04%) Law
1 12 (13.04%) Legal
2 10 (10.87%) Front Office
3 6 (6.52%) Finance
4 4 (4.35%) Banking
4 4 (4.35%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.87%) FIX Protocol
1 10 (10.87%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.09%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.09%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.09%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.09%) Blackberry
2 10 (10.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) iPhone
3 4 (4.35%) SCADA
3 4 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.26%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.26%) iPad
4 3 (3.26%) NHS
5 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.09%) BYOD
6 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.09%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.09%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 82 (89.13%) Windows
2 38 (41.30%) Windows 7
3 28 (30.43%) Windows 10
4 18 (19.57%) Mac OS X
5 11 (11.96%) Unix
6 10 (10.87%) Windows 8
7 9 (9.78%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.26%) Android
8 3 (3.26%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.17%) Linux
9 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.17%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.61%) ITIL
2 16 (17.39%) Problem Management
3 11 (11.96%) Service Management
4 10 (10.87%) Algorithmic Trading
4 10 (10.87%) Electronic Trading
4 10 (10.87%) Market Making
4 10 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (9.78%) Information Security
6 8 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.43%) Migration
8 4 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (3.26%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.26%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.26%) Release Management
10 2 (2.17%) Data Protection
10 2 (2.17%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.17%) Software Deployment
10 2 (2.17%) Time Management
11 1 (1.09%) Information Governance
11 1 (1.09%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.04%) SQL
2 10 (10.87%) Python
3 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (15.22%) Degree
1 14 (15.22%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.26%) MCP
3 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.17%) MCITP
5 1 (1.09%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) ECDL
5 1 (1.09%) MCSA
5 1 (1.09%) MCSE
5 1 (1.09%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) HL7
System Software
1 59 (64.13%) Active Directory
2 17 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.04%) Virtual Desktop
4 10 (10.87%) vSphere
5 4 (4.35%) XenApp
6 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) SCCM
2 5 (5.43%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.09%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.09%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.65%) Cisco
3 18 (19.57%) VMware
4 14 (15.22%) Citrix
5 12 (13.04%) Reuters
6 10 (10.87%) Currenex
6 10 (10.87%) FXall
6 10 (10.87%) Oracle
6 10 (10.87%) TIBCO
7 9 (9.78%) LANDesk
8 6 (6.52%) Lotus
9 4 (4.35%) Sun
10 3 (3.26%) Apple
10 3 (3.26%) Dell
10 3 (3.26%) HP
10 3 (3.26%) Wyse
11 2 (2.17%) Bloomberg
11 2 (2.17%) F5
11 2 (2.17%) Remedy
11 2 (2.17%) ServiceNow
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