The median contractor rate for a 3rd Line Support was £288 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds 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.

Third Line Support
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 102 99
Rank change year-on-year +24 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 9 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.82% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.42% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £288 £305 £206
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.73% +47.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £281 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £311 £242
UK excluding London median daily rate £261 £275 £275
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.38 £21.33 £21.00
% change year-on-year -9.14% +1.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1085 1420 1452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 98.37% 95.82% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 1000 1040
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £301 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 38
Median hourly rate £15.86 £12.66 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.27% +5.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Leeds

3rd Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3rd Line Support in Leeds

3rd Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 3rd Line Support in Leeds

3rd Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3rd Line Support in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Leeds region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Unix
2 8 (72.73%) GPRS
2 8 (72.73%) GSM
2 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) VB
2 8 (72.73%) SAP
2 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (72.73%) Mac OS X
2 8 (72.73%) 3G
2 8 (72.73%) Wireless
2 8 (72.73%) Electronics
2 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Manufacturing
2 8 (72.73%) Programme Management
2 8 (72.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (72.73%) Marketing
2 8 (72.73%) SGSN
2 8 (72.73%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 8 (72.73%) Android
2 8 (72.73%) LTE
2 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Phone
2 8 (72.73%) MobileIron

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (72.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) 3G
1 8 (72.73%) GPRS
1 8 (72.73%) GSM
1 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) LTE
1 8 (72.73%) SGSN
1 8 (72.73%) WAN
1 8 (72.73%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (72.73%) Electronics
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
1 8 (72.73%) Manufacturing
1 8 (72.73%) Marketing
1 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Android
2 8 (72.73%) Apple iOS
2 8 (72.73%) Mac OS X
2 8 (72.73%) Unix
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Phone
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (72.73%) Programme Management
2 1 (9.09%) Email Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
1 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
1 8 (72.73%) VB
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) AirWatch
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) MobileIron
1 8 (72.73%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Veeam
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
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