Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a 2nd/3rd Line Support was £169 per day in advertised job vacancies in Lincolnshire during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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.

2nd/3rd Line Support
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +16
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd/3rd Line Support 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 2.50% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Lincolnshire median daily rate £169 - -
East Midlands median daily rate £169 £275 £260
% change year-on-year -38.64% +5.77% +36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £20.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -65.00% +163.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire. 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
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies in Lincolnshire with a recognized job title 114 113 93
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.00% 98.26% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 50 55
Lincolnshire median daily rate £325 £381 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.75% +21.03% -16.00%
10th Percentile £175 £117 £181
90th Percentile £575 £500 £495
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 14
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £14.97 £15.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.23% -5.84% -3.45%
10th Percentile £9.51 £10.00 £13.88
90th Percentile £19.35 £23.25 £34.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.55 £13.60
% change year-on-year +10.72% -0.35% -2.89%

2nd/3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

Job postings that featured 2nd/3rd Line Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire.

Job vacancy trend for 2nd/3rd Line Support in Lincolnshire

2nd/3rd Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd/3rd Line Support in Lincolnshire

2nd/3rd Line Support
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd/3rd Line Support within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Grimsby - 2 £169 -
2nd/3rd Line Support
East Midlands

2nd/3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 2nd/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 Lincolnshire region featuring 2nd/3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8

2nd/3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware