The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 106 102 94
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 13 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.44% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.46% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 5
Average daily rate £300 £228 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.86% -17.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £145 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £275 £281
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.84% +30.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.60 £24.25 £20.03
% change year-on-year
-15.04% +21.06%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2403 1942 2372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.43% 94.18% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1511 974 1202
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 138 103
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
3rd Line Support
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

3rd Line Support Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -23 4 £306 +11.36%
North Yorkshire -7 1 £200 - 2
3rd Line Support
England

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
4 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 4 (21.05%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (15.79%) SAN
6 3 (15.79%) Citrix
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) UNIX
6 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
6 3 (15.79%) vSphere
7 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (10.53%) NAS
7 2 (10.53%) XenApp
7 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.53%) Clustering
7 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) Intranet
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) PDA
2 1 (5.26%) FMCG
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.79%) UNIX
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) AIX
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.26%) Logistics
2 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Remedy
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Lotus
5 1 (5.26%) Apple
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
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