Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support was £150 per day in advertised job vacancies in Crawley during the 6 months to 18 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
West Sussex > Crawley
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 35 44
Rank change year-on-year +8 +9 -29
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 9 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 3.64% 0.36% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 0.36% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Crawley median daily rate £150 £123 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.45% -38.75% +66.67%
West Sussex median daily rate £161 £243 £175
% change year-on-year -33.51% +38.57% +45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Crawley median hourly rate £16.63 - £14.11
10th Percentile £15.76 - £11.68
90th Percentile £17.59 - £16.88
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.63 £10.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +58.33% -27.59% -4.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley. 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
Crawley
Contract vacancies in Crawley with a recognized job title 233 274 459
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 98.21% 97.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 183 343
Crawley median daily rate £400 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.63% +14.14%
10th Percentile £131 £238 £282
90th Percentile £575 £500 £538
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 19
Crawley median hourly rate £26.25 £39.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.54% +132.35% +17.24%
10th Percentile £13.00 £17.78 £12.24
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +32.35% +106.06% +3.13%

2nd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support in Crawley

2nd Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Support in Crawley

2nd Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support in Crawley over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 2nd Line Support in Crawley

2nd Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Support in Crawley

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Crawley region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (55.56%) Office 365
5 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
5 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) MCSA
7 2 (22.22%) ADSL
7 2 (22.22%) LAN
7 2 (22.22%) HP
7 2 (22.22%) Dell
7 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
7 2 (22.22%) Apple
7 2 (22.22%) VPN
7 2 (22.22%) SLA
7 2 (22.22%) 3G
7 2 (22.22%) Symantec
7 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
7 2 (22.22%) CMDB
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (22.22%) Smartphone
7 2 (22.22%) 4G

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) 3G
1 2 (22.22%) 4G
1 2 (22.22%) ADSL
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) CMDB
1 2 (22.22%) Smartphone
2 1 (11.11%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) Break/Fix
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCA
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Kaseya