The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support Technician was - per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 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.

Second Line Support Technician
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 423 415 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Technician 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.014% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.015% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £155 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £135 £115
% change year-on-year -3.70% +17.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £14.25 £12.72
% change year-on-year +3.50% +12.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19705 20363 22100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.93% 95.26% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14056 14779 15421
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 225 369
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -9.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

2nd Line Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Technician in London

2nd Line Support Technician
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Support Technician in London

2nd Line Support Technician
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Support Technician in London

2nd Line Support Technician
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Technician within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chiswick - 1 - -
2nd Line Support Technician
England

2nd Line Support Technician Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 2nd Line Support Technician 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 London region featuring 2nd Line Support Technician in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3

2nd Line Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft