The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 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 Yorkshire 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
Rank 33 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.29% 0.87% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 0.94% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £375 £183 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.21 £25.00 £20.03
% change year-on-year
-19.18% +24.81%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
331 319 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.57% 93.00% 92.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 184 122
Average daily rate £300 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 41 12
Average hourly rate £13.71 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £25.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
3rd Line Support
Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

3rd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

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

3rd Line Support Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

3rd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Top 26 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) DB2
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (12.50%) FMCG
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
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