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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support Analyst
England / London
Rank 364 384 381
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Analyst 42 41 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 22
Median daily rate £170 £195 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £139 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £305 £219
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £210 £200
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 8
Median hourly rate £23.00 £13.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.37% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £13.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £21.20 £67.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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
18431 20097 20183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.79% 95.01% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13201 14255 14185
Median daily rate £475 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 299 332
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 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
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 27 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
City of London +4 6 £205 -21.30% 2
Ilford - 2 - -
Chiswick - 1 £185 -
2nd Line Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 74 (80.43%) Windows
2 59 (64.13%) Active Directory
3 50 (54.35%) MS Office
4 46 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 38 (41.30%) Windows 7
6 37 (40.22%) MS Excel
7 34 (36.96%) ITIL
8 30 (32.61%) Windows 10
9 27 (29.35%) Cisco
10 26 (28.26%) Blackberry
11 24 (26.09%) TCP/IP
12 22 (23.91%) VMware
13 21 (22.83%) Mac OS X
14 20 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (20.65%) ITIL Certification
16 18 (19.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 17 (18.48%) MS Exchange
17 17 (18.48%) Wireless
18 16 (17.39%) SLA
18 16 (17.39%) Citrix
19 15 (16.30%) Virtual Desktop
20 14 (15.22%) vSphere
20 14 (15.22%) Problem Management
20 14 (15.22%) Service Management
21 13 (14.13%) LANDesk
22 12 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
22 12 (13.04%) Information Security
23 11 (11.96%) Law
23 11 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2010
24 10 (10.87%) Degree

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 18 (19.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 17 (18.48%) MS Exchange
3 11 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.35%) IBM Notes
7 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.17%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 50 (54.35%) MS Office
2 37 (40.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) RMDS
2 1 (1.09%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.09%) Lorenzo
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.09%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Office 365
2 1 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 17 (18.48%) Wireless
3 5 (5.43%) DNS
4 4 (4.35%) DHCP
4 4 (4.35%) IP Telephony
4 4 (4.35%) LAN
5 3 (3.26%) Firewall
5 3 (3.26%) Skype
5 3 (3.26%) VoIP
5 3 (3.26%) WAN
6 2 (2.17%) Network Security
6 2 (2.17%) VPN
6 2 (2.17%) WebEx
6 2 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.09%) DECT
7 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.09%) Internet
7 1 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.09%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.09%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.09%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) JIRA
2 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (11.96%) Law
2 9 (9.78%) Legal
3 8 (8.70%) Finance
4 6 (6.52%) Front Office
5 4 (4.35%) Banking
5 4 (4.35%) Retail
6 2 (2.17%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.52%) FIX Protocol
1 6 (6.52%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.09%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.09%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.09%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.26%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (5.43%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.35%) iPhone
4 4 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.26%) iPad
6 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.09%) BYOD
7 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.09%) Life Science
7 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.09%) NHS
7 1 (1.09%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.09%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 74 (80.43%) Windows
2 38 (41.30%) Windows 7
3 30 (32.61%) Windows 10
4 21 (22.83%) Mac OS X
5 9 (9.78%) Windows Server
6 8 (8.70%) Windows 8
7 7 (7.61%) Unix
8 2 (2.17%) Android
8 2 (2.17%) Linux
8 2 (2.17%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.17%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.96%) ITIL
2 14 (15.22%) Problem Management
2 14 (15.22%) Service Management
3 12 (13.04%) Information Security
3 12 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (6.52%) Algorithmic Trading
4 6 (6.52%) Electronic Trading
4 6 (6.52%) Market Making
5 4 (4.35%) ITIL V3
5 4 (4.35%) Release Management
6 3 (3.26%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.26%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.17%) Software Deployment
7 2 (2.17%) Time Management
8 1 (1.09%) Cash Management
8 1 (1.09%) Information Governance
8 1 (1.09%) Investment Management
8 1 (1.09%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.09%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (1.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.61%) SQL
2 6 (6.52%) Python
3 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (20.65%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (10.87%) Degree
3 5 (5.43%) MCP
4 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.17%) CCNA
6 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.17%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.09%) ECDL
7 1 (1.09%) MCITP
7 1 (1.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (64.13%) Active Directory
2 20 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (16.30%) Virtual Desktop
4 14 (15.22%) vSphere
5 3 (3.26%) XenApp
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (9.78%) SCCM
2 6 (6.52%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.09%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.09%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (29.35%) Cisco
3 22 (23.91%) VMware
4 16 (17.39%) Citrix
5 13 (14.13%) LANDesk
6 8 (8.70%) Reuters
7 7 (7.61%) Oracle
8 6 (6.52%) Currenex
8 6 (6.52%) FXall
8 6 (6.52%) TIBCO
9 5 (5.43%) Apple
10 4 (4.35%) Lotus
11 3 (3.26%) Dell
11 3 (3.26%) HP
11 3 (3.26%) Wyse
12 2 (2.17%) arcserve
12 2 (2.17%) Bloomberg
12 2 (2.17%) F5
12 2 (2.17%) Remedy
12 2 (2.17%) ServiceNow
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