The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support was £125 per day in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 27 26
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.11% 1.63% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 1.66% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £125 £125 £118
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £150 £164
% change year-on-year -3.33% -8.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +1.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. 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
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 137 181 217
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 96.48% 98.37% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 112 134
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £152 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 20
Median hourly rate £10.33 £18.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.16% +60.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £41.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

2nd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support in North Yorkshire

2nd Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Support in North Yorkshire

2nd Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Support in North Yorkshire

2nd Line Support
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support within the North Yorkshire 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
York +9 2 £125 -
Skipton - 1 - -
2nd Line Support
Yorkshire

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire

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

1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM