The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 29 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.

Second Line Support Analyst
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 103 95
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Analyst 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £225 £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £155 £191 £195
% change year-on-year -18.95% -1.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.41 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +9.40% -6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1252 1689 1547
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 94.78% 94.30% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 974 812
Median daily rate £375 £391 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.15% +11.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 32 49
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.63% +8.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.28 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

2nd Line Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Analyst in Manchester

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

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

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

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

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region featuring 2nd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Life Science
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
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