The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support Analyst was £130 per day in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 3 months to 28 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
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Analyst 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Colchester 3.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £130 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £150 £160
% change year-on-year -5.00% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +13.79% -6.45%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Colchester. 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
Colchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 27 76 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 87.10% 98.70% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 83 66
Median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £163 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 341 79
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £19.50 £19.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

2nd Line Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Analyst in Colchester

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

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

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

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

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

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Colchester region featuring 2nd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco