The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support Analyst was £150 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support Analyst
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 50 52 67
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15  
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Analyst 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.38% 0.35% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.38% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £150 £139 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +20.65%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £155 £180 £180
% change year-on-year -13.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.32 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.41 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.87% -3.12%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 496 533 793
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.84% 92.70% 96.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 298 463
Median daily rate £355 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.57% -12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 23
Median hourly rate £17.32 £16.00 £20.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.25% -22.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.49 £32.50 £93.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

2nd Line Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Analyst in Glasgow

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

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

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Glasgow region featuring 2nd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec
1 1 (14.29%) VMware