The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
South West / Wiltshire
Rank - 64 52
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.29% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.31% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £225 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £274 £254 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.88% -7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £21.75 £23.44
% change year-on-year
-10.34% -7.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
643 651 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.70% 95.18% 96.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 465 455
Median daily rate £413 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £12.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+208.00% -37.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wiltshire region that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

3rd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

3rd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3rd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

3rd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 3rd 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 Wiltshire region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Apple

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) HP