The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2nd Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank - 23 34
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 0 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 4.65% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.97% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
Average daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £163 £140
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £15.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £14.50 £15.09
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -3.90%
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
262 322 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 92.58% 93.60% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 157 137
Average daily rate £400 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £138 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 77 27
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 2nd Line Support in the job title across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited 2nd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with 2nd Line Support in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CNE
2 1 (25.00%) Novell Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) MCP

2nd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited 2nd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with 2nd Line Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CNE
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Novell Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
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