The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Peterborough 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 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 15 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.06% 1.44% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 1.49% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £115 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £160 £150
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
2nd Line Support
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90 134 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 92.78% 96.40% 97.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 69 56
Median daily rate £325 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £225 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 33 24
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.40 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £23.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

2nd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

2nd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

2nd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

2nd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Peterborough region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft