The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 30 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support
Rank 107 78 104
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +26
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 35 46 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.19% 1.95% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 2.08% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 5
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£160 £185 £118
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +57.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £150 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £205 £156
UK excluding London average daily rate £163 £160 £160
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.10 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.58% -14.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.59 £11.43 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.75 £143.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
2nd Line Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2723 2211 1905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.65% 93.61% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1829 1381 998
Average daily rate £350 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 109 118
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £43.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

2nd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

2nd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

2nd Line Support
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

2nd Line Support Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

2nd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

2nd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

2nd Line Support
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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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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
West Yorkshire -23 26 £217 +17.13% 7
North Yorkshire 0 7 £118 -32.85% 1
South Yorkshire -21 1 - -
2nd Line Support
England

2nd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 41 (61.19%) Windows
2 25 (37.31%) ITIL
3 24 (35.82%) Active Directory
4 20 (29.85%) Windows XP
5 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
6 18 (26.87%) MS Office
6 18 (26.87%) VMware
7 15 (22.39%) Windows 7
7 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (20.90%) Ubuntu
8 14 (20.90%) Service Management
9 13 (19.40%) Cisco
9 13 (19.40%) MS Exchange
9 13 (19.40%) LAN
9 13 (19.40%) Splunk
10 12 (17.91%) WAN
10 12 (17.91%) CentOS
11 10 (14.93%) Incident Management
11 10 (14.93%) UNIX
11 10 (14.93%) LDAP
12 9 (13.43%) SLA
12 9 (13.43%) Citrix
12 9 (13.43%) Firewall
13 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
13 8 (11.94%) Workflow
13 8 (11.94%) SAN
13 8 (11.94%) SSL
14 7 (10.45%) Linux
14 7 (10.45%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (19.40%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (26.87%) MS Office
2 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) LAN
2 12 (17.91%) WAN
3 10 (14.93%) LDAP
4 9 (13.43%) Firewall
5 8 (11.94%) SSL
5 8 (11.94%) SAN
6 6 (8.96%) UMTS
6 6 (8.96%) 3G
6 6 (8.96%) GPRS
6 6 (8.96%) GSM
6 6 (8.96%) 2G
6 6 (8.96%) HSPA
6 6 (8.96%) LTE
7 4 (5.97%) DHCP
7 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.97%) VoIP
8 3 (4.48%) Internet
8 3 (4.48%) VPN
9 2 (2.99%) DNS
9 2 (2.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.48%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Local Government
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Smartcard
2 3 (4.48%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.48%) NHS
3 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.99%) Clustering
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Replication
4 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 41 (61.19%) Windows
2 20 (29.85%) Windows XP
3 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (22.39%) Windows 7
5 14 (20.90%) Ubuntu
6 12 (17.91%) CentOS
7 10 (14.93%) UNIX
8 7 (10.45%) Linux
9 3 (4.48%) Debian
9 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) ITIL
2 14 (20.90%) Service Management
3 10 (14.93%) Incident Management
4 8 (11.94%) Workflow
5 7 (10.45%) Change Management
6 6 (8.96%) Fault Management
6 6 (8.96%) Network Architecture
7 2 (2.99%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.49%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.49%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.49%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.49%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.49%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (1.49%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (1.49%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) Python
2 3 (4.48%) SQL
3 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.48%) CCNP
3 2 (2.99%) CCNA
3 2 (2.99%) MCP
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.49%) MCDST
4 1 (1.49%) MCITP
4 1 (1.49%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (35.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.49%) WSUS
2 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.49%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
1 18 (26.87%) VMware
2 13 (19.40%) Splunk
2 13 (19.40%) Cisco
3 9 (13.43%) Citrix
4 6 (8.96%) Amdocs
5 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.99%) Juniper
6 2 (2.99%) Trustwave
7 1 (1.49%) BMC
7 1 (1.49%) Northgate
7 1 (1.49%) Civica
7 1 (1.49%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.49%) Remedy
7 1 (1.49%) McAfee
7 1 (1.49%) Sophos
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle
7 1 (1.49%) Adobe
7 1 (1.49%) HP
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