The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd 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 3rd Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 28 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.74% - 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £260 £250
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.56 £23.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+4.52% +9.30%
3rd 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
299 247 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 90.88% 93.56% 92.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 130 120
Average daily rate £325 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 24 20
Average hourly rate £18.50 £22.69 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% -21.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.10 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

3rd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

3rd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

3rd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

3rd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

3rd Line Support
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 - -
Nuneaton - - - -
3rd Line Support
West Midlands

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited 3rd 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 3rd Line Support in their job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (10.00%) PKI
7 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (10.00%) SCCM
7 1 (10.00%) SCOM
7 1 (10.00%) OLE
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Automotive
7 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (10.00%) LAN
7 1 (10.00%) WAN
7 1 (10.00%) AIX
7 1 (10.00%) HPUX
7 1 (10.00%) Solaris
7 1 (10.00%) Linux

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region that cited 3rd 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 3rd Line Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) HPUX
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) People Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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