The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Analyst
Rank 235 251 209
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -42
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Analyst 22 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.28% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 16
Median daily rate £150 £230 £141
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% +62.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £145 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £230 £233
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £143 £170
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -16.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 12
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.88 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% +5.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.42 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.96% -6.54%
2nd 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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7839 9408 8773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.69% 94.76% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4757 5661 4851
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 441 462
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

2nd Line Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

2nd Line Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

2nd Line Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

2nd Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

2nd Line Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Hampshire +10 9 £125 - 1
Buckinghamshire +20 6 £105 - 2
Oxfordshire -17 3 £150 -34.78% 1
Middlesex - 2 - -
Surrey +7 1 £195 +34.48% 2
Kent +6 1 £225 -
2nd Line Support Analyst
England

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 South East region featuring 2nd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
3 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 15 (32.61%) MS Office
5 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
5 14 (30.43%) Retail
6 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
6 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 12 (26.09%) ITIL
6 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
7 10 (21.74%) Driving Licence
8 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
9 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
9 8 (17.39%) Citrix
9 8 (17.39%) LAN
9 8 (17.39%) SLA
10 7 (15.22%) Windows XP
10 7 (15.22%) MCP
10 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (15.22%) Blackberry
10 7 (15.22%) SCCM
10 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (13.04%) Incident Management
11 6 (13.04%) Finance
11 6 (13.04%) WAN
12 5 (10.87%) DHCP
12 5 (10.87%) B2C
12 5 (10.87%) DNS
12 5 (10.87%) Service Management

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.52%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) MS Office
2 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.35%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 8 (17.39%) LAN
3 6 (13.04%) WAN
4 5 (10.87%) DHCP
4 5 (10.87%) DNS
5 3 (6.52%) Internet
5 3 (6.52%) Network Security
6 2 (4.35%) Firewall
6 2 (4.35%) Skype
6 2 (4.35%) VPN
6 2 (4.35%) Wireless
7 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.17%) Extranet
7 1 (2.17%) PBX
7 1 (2.17%) VoIP
7 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SAP BI
General
1 14 (30.43%) Retail
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Automotive
3 5 (10.87%) German Language
4 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Driving Licence
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.22%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.52%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.35%) Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) EPoS
5 1 (2.17%) Life Science
5 1 (2.17%) PACS
5 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
4 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
5 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (15.22%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.17%) Linux
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.17%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) Incident Management
3 5 (10.87%) B2C
3 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.87%) Service Management
4 4 (8.70%) Change Management
4 4 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (6.52%) Email Filtering
5 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.52%) Web Filtering
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.35%) Release Management
6 2 (4.35%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.17%) ITSM
7 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.17%) Migration
7 1 (2.17%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.17%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) MCP
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.70%) MCDST
2 4 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (4.35%) CCNA
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) XenApp
3 4 (8.70%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.35%) vSphere
5 1 (2.17%) Firmware
5 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) BMC Marimba
2 2 (4.35%) DameWare
3 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.17%) EdgeSight
3 1 (2.17%) SafeCom
3 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Citrix
3 4 (8.70%) HP
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco
4 3 (6.52%) VMware
5 2 (4.35%) Adobe
5 2 (4.35%) BMC
5 2 (4.35%) Dell
5 2 (4.35%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.35%) Lotus
5 2 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (4.35%) Remedy
5 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.35%) ThinPrint
6 1 (2.17%) Apple
6 1 (2.17%) Google
6 1 (2.17%) Sophos
6 1 (2.17%) Symantec
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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