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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank - 3 -
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - 11.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £158 £160
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
2nd Line Support
West Yorkshire

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
50 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 100.00% 100.00% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 4
Median daily rate £325 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £275 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 18
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +23.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Wakefield region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) OpenScape
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) OpenScape
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens