The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Warwickshire 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 35 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 5 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.38% 0.33% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.35% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 11
Median daily rate £115 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £151 £150 £160
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £15.85 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
342 282 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 94.48% 92.16% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 144 156
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £259 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 19 75
Median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £17.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +14.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

2nd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

2nd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

2nd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

2nd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

2nd Line Support
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +2 4 £115 -
2nd Line Support
West Midlands

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Warwickshire region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Google
2 5 (41.67%) Smartphone
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Android
4 2 (16.67%) Apple
4 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
5 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (8.33%) SLA
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) Finance
5 1 (8.33%) CMS
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Dutch Language
5 1 (8.33%) French Language
5 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
5 1 (8.33%) LANDesk
5 1 (8.33%) Contract Management
5 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 1 (8.33%) Dutch Language
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) French Language
1 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (8.33%) Contract Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) Apple
2 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) LANDesk
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft