The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester 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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Analyst
Rank 99 79 78
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Analyst 2 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.47% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.49% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £163 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £150 £150
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -12.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.89
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -2.45%
2nd Line Support Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1688 1426 1219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.94% 95.51% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1002 840 646
Median daily rate £380 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 63 62
Median hourly rate £12.58 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.30% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £23.00 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

2nd Line Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

2nd Line Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

2nd Line Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Manchester region featuring 2nd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Document Management
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Law
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Extranet
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) Life Science
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) iPad
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Finance

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Extranet
General
1 3 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) iPad
2 2 (33.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Document Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft