The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support Analyst was £160 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 22 June 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 Analyst
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 73 89
Rank change year-on-year -14 +16  
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Analyst 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.099% 0.10% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £160 £168 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.47% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £158 £150 £150
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +13.79% -3.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 980 922 1186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.65% 96.24% 96.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 488 599
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 40
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -40.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.19 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £19.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

2nd Line Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured 2nd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Analyst in Buckinghamshire

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Support Analyst in Buckinghamshire

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Support Analyst in Buckinghamshire

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 1 £160 -
2nd Line Support Analyst
South East

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 2nd Line Support Analyst 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring 2nd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Handset
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) CMDB
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (25.00%) CCENT
3 1 (25.00%) UX Design
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) CCAA
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Wyse
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) ATM
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) UX Design
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCAA
2 1 (25.00%) CCENT
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) NCR
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Wyse