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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 34 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.52% 1.10% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.17% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £130 £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.72% +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £155 £140
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £29.21 £13.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.71% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.85 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.41%
2nd Line Support
West Midlands

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
375 342 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 95.18% 94.21% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 167 132
Median daily rate £378 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.85% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 50 32
Median hourly rate £21.00 £25.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.35 £36.50 £32.50
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 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

2nd Line Support Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 5 - - 1
2nd Line Support
West Midlands

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Warwickshire region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Remedy
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) ITSM
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
5 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Software Audit

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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Audit
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow