The median contractor rate for a 3rd Line Support Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Third Line Support Analyst
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 152 188
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Analyst 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.060% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.063% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £401 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +74.13%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £250 £263
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2916 3192 4971
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.23% 95.17% 96.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2268 2545 3747
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 45 78
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +11.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £46.10 £26.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

3rd Line Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured 3rd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Analyst in the City of London

3rd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for 3rd Line Support Analyst in the City of London

3rd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3rd Line Support Analyst in the City of London

3rd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 3rd 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 City of London region featuring 3rd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Clearswift
3 1 (33.33%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery

3rd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Email Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Clearswift
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) VMware