The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 3rd Line Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Analyst
Rank 269 245 235
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -10
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Analyst 6 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.061% 0.065% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.071% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £326 £183
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.45% +78.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £290 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £340 £204
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £200
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +45.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
3rd Line Support Analyst
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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
9157 8491 8122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.47% 92.19% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5544 4748 4306
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 425 497
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% -5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

3rd Line Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

3rd Line Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

3rd 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 3rd Line Support Analyst across the South East region.

3rd Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3rd 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 3rd Line Support Analyst across the South East region.

3rd Line Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3rd Line Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex - 3 £387 -
Kent +3 1 - -
Berkshire -2 1 £400 -
Buckinghamshire -12 1 - -
3rd Line Support Analyst
England

3rd Line Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited 3rd Line Support Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) VMware
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (66.67%) ITIL
5 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 10 (55.56%) HP
6 10 (55.56%) IIS
6 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (50.00%) Office 365
8 8 (44.44%) SCCM
9 7 (38.89%) Clustering
9 7 (38.89%) WSUS
9 7 (38.89%) Dell
9 7 (38.89%) SAN
10 5 (27.78%) SQL
10 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
10 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
11 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (22.22%) Citrix
12 3 (16.67%) Change Management
12 3 (16.67%) vSphere
12 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
13 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
13 2 (11.11%) Online Betting
13 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
13 2 (11.11%) XenApp
13 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (11.11%) Server Building
13 2 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy

3rd Line Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited 3rd Line Support Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (55.56%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Lync
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) OSPF
3 1 (5.56%) BGP
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (11.11%) Back Office
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Online Betting
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) zOS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
3 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Server Building
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Management
6 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (5.56%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (5.56%) ITSM
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) CCNP
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.11%) XenApp
4 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) SCCM
2 7 (38.89%) WSUS
3 2 (11.11%) Icinga
3 2 (11.11%) Nagios
4 1 (5.56%) Foglight
4 1 (5.56%) OVSD
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) HP
3 7 (38.89%) Dell
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) Lumension
6 1 (5.56%) MobileIron
6 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow