The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Analyst
Rank 244 222 239
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Analyst 6 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.18% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.19% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Average daily rate £251 £285 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £204 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £405 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £234 £280 £288
% change year-on-year
-16.51% -2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.15%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8899 7717 9795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.87% 92.21% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4907 3849 4446
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 481 603 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £41.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
3rd Line Support Analyst
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

3rd Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
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Buckinghamshire -19 3 - - 1
Berkshire -10 2 £313 +48.80%
Hampshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
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3rd Line Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
1 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) LANDesk