The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northampton region that had 2nd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton - - 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £151 £154 £160
% change year-on-year
-1.62% -3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
270 183 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 96.09% 95.81% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 142 170
Median daily rate £403 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £247 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 20
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

2nd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

2nd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

2nd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

2nd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 2nd Line Support 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 Northampton region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) DBS Check
3 2 (50.00%) OneDrive
3 2 (50.00%) BitLocker
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 (75.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft