The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Uxbridge region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 13 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.39% 1.14% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 1.18% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £170 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -41.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £268 £273 £250
% change year-on-year
-1.83% +9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
3rd Line Support
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge 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
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
56 85 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 94.92% 96.59% 91.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 49 60
Median daily rate £360 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £173 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £479 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 19
Median hourly rate £14.00 £39.00 £14.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.10% +177.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Uxbridge region that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

3rd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

3rd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

3rd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

3rd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 3rd 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 Uxbridge region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam