Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support was £213 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Second Line Support
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 - 47
Rank change year-on-year - +47 0
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 5 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.75% - 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% - 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Basingstoke median daily rate £213 - -
Hampshire median daily rate £125 £160 £165
% change year-on-year -21.88% -3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - £19.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -23.53% -2.86% +20.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies in Basingstoke with a recognized job title 634 354 477
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.63% 91.95% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 183 291
Basingstoke median daily rate £380 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £213 £163 £193
90th Percentile £534 £475 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 36
Basingstoke median hourly rate £23.14 £19.44 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.06% +26.41% -5.38%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £10.94
90th Percentile £40.38 £27.50 £24.63
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.00% +25.00% -

2nd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings that featured 2nd Line Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support in Basingstoke

2nd Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Support in Basingstoke

2nd Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 2nd Line Support in Basingstoke

2nd Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Support in Basingstoke

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 2nd 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 Basingstoke region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy