The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had 3rd Line Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Analyst
Rank 422 416 414
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Analyst 8 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.13% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.14% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 30 18
Median daily rate £295 £294 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.51% -0.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £214 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £379 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £233 £315
% change year-on-year
+18.27% -26.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.63 - £20.00
3rd Line Support Analyst
England

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
21623 22132 23409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.03% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15359 15628 16259
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 281 346 449
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

3rd Line Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

3rd Line Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

3rd 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 3rd Line Support Analyst across the London region.

3rd Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

3rd Line Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

3rd Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

3rd 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 3rd Line Support Analyst across the London region.

3rd Line Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

3rd 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 3rd Line Support Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Uxbridge - 2 - -
City of London +12 1 - -
3rd Line Support Analyst
England

3rd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 3rd 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 3rd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (45.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) SCCM
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (35.00%) Citrix
5 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (25.00%) XenApp
7 5 (25.00%) Skype for Business
7 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) Firewall
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) SAN
8 4 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (15.00%) Office 365
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (15.00%) HP

3rd 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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.00%) IIS
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) DHCP
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) LDAP
4 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Private Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Mac OS
5 2 (10.00%) Unix
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Android
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Service Design
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Data Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCSE
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (25.00%) XenApp
4 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (5.00%) DFS Replication
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (5.00%) UAG
6 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
6 1 (5.00%) vSphere
6 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) Cacti
2 2 (10.00%) Opsview
3 1 (5.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) SCSM
3 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) AppSense
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Veeam
6 1 (5.00%) Avaya
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) CommVault
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.00%) Red Box
6 1 (5.00%) Sophos
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec