Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a 3rd Line Support was £235 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derbyshire 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.

Third Line Support
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 49 57
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 -10
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.89% 0.55% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.58% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Derbyshire median daily rate £235 £255 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.84% -16.39% +46.99%
10th Percentile £218 £231 £293
90th Percentile £303 £283 £318
East Midlands median daily rate £313 £270 £270
% change year-on-year +15.74% - +14.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -11.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire. 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
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies in Derbyshire with a recognized job title 535 520 514
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 95.41% 96.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 309 278
Derbyshire median daily rate £383 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.29% -0.71% +5.22%
10th Percentile £218 £185 £213
90th Percentile £515 £550 £489
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 36 32
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% +6.12% +9.72%
10th Percentile £11.76 £8.69 £9.57
90th Percentile £51.11 £60.00 £36.68
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Derbyshire

3rd Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3rd Line Support in Derbyshire

3rd Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3rd Line Support in Derbyshire

3rd Line Support
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield - 3 £235 -
Derby -13 1 £300 +9.09% 2
3rd Line Support
East Midlands

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 3rd 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 Derbyshire region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Ionix
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
1 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ionix
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp