The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd 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 3rd Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 112 117 94
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 14 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.30% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.32% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 6
Average daily rate
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£275 £250 £209
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £197 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £309 £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £260 £230
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £18.75 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.55% -4.44%
3rd Line Support
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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
2336 2161 1937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.18% 93.67% 93.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1493 1275 929
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 102 164
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

3rd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

3rd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3rd 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 3rd Line Support within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 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 -3 9 £275 +8.37% 3
North Yorkshire -2 4 £288 +43.75% 1
South Yorkshire -5 1 - - 2
3rd Line Support
England

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 23 (85.19%) VMware
2 21 (77.78%) Windows
3 18 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
5 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (33.33%) SAN
6 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.93%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) NetApp
8 6 (22.22%) Terminal Services
8 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (18.52%) vSphere
9 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
10 4 (14.81%) Citrix
11 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
11 3 (11.11%) VPN
11 3 (11.11%) SLA
11 3 (11.11%) HP
11 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
11 3 (11.11%) .NET
11 3 (11.11%) MS Office
11 3 (11.11%) ITIL
11 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
11 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) VoIP
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) LDAP
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Ant
1 1 (3.70%) PVCS
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) J2EE
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.70%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) Security Management
2 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.70%) Migration
3 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.41%) HND
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) Terminal Services
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) vSphere
4 2 (7.41%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.70%) OpenView
2 1 (3.70%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) NetApp
4 4 (14.81%) Citrix
5 3 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Dell
6 1 (3.70%) Intel
6 1 (3.70%) CommVault
6 1 (3.70%) Sun
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) Mitel
6 1 (3.70%) ProCurve
6 1 (3.70%) Veeam
6 1 (3.70%) Splunk
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