The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wakefield 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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank - 9 5
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - 3.57% 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.57% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £165 £160 £170
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +17.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 91.11% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 5
Median daily rate £325 £360 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.59% +36.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.20 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £14.50 £14.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

2nd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

2nd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

2nd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

2nd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield