The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3rd Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 40 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 12 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.74% 1.67% 2.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 1.70% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £291 £348 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £48.75 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.51% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £24.56 £23.35
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +5.19%
3rd Line Support
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
417 353 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 95.21% 98.06% 98.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 159 126
Average daily rate £400 £375 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 17
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £10.84 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.00 £18.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 3rd Line Support in the job title across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

3rd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

3rd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

3rd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

3rd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region that cited 3rd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support in their job title.

1 8 (47.06%) Unix
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (29.41%) Office 365
4 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
4 5 (29.41%) DHCP
4 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) SAN
5 4 (23.53%) MS Office
5 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (17.65%) Firewall
7 2 (11.76%) Service Management
7 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
7 2 (11.76%) Micro Focus
7 2 (11.76%) Juniper
7 2 (11.76%) DNS
7 2 (11.76%) VoIP
7 2 (11.76%) SQL
7 2 (11.76%) COBOL
7 2 (11.76%) Release Management
7 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region that cited 3rd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Unix
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Release Management
1 2 (11.76%) Service Management
2 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.88%) Server Building
2 1 (5.88%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) COBOL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Juniper
4 2 (11.76%) Micro Focus
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