The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon 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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 29 34 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 7 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.17% 1.90% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.95% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £125 - £153
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 - £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £140 - £171
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £155 £140
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -
2nd Line Support
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
308 359 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 95.36% 97.55% 91.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 243 314
Median daily rate £368 £405 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% +4.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 14
Median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £21.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

2nd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

2nd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

2nd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

2nd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 2 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 Swindon region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Lotus
3 5 (55.56%) IBM Notes
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (11.11%) Mitel
6 1 (11.11%) SCCM
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 5 (55.56%) IBM Notes
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Lotus
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Mitel