Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support was £125 per day in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 38 43
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5 +6
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 16 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 4.71% 2.88% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 2.96% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 8
North Yorkshire median daily rate £125 £138 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -14.06% -
10th Percentile £112 £107 £113
90th Percentile £155 £188 £225
Yorkshire median daily rate £145 £150 £130
% change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38% -39.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £13.96 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.68% +11.66% -27.54%
10th Percentile £13.03 £13.46 £11.20
90th Percentile £16.28 £14.49 £13.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.53 £13.00
% change year-on-year -2.29% +11.79% -3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. 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
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in North Yorkshire with a recognized job title 331 405 450
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.35% 97.12% 96.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 235 269
North Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.57% -
10th Percentile £113 £149 £198
90th Percentile £488 £475 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 40 40
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £14.48 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.49% +16.54% -7.96%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.98 £10.50
90th Percentile £22.08 £26.20 £39.55
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +1.43% +2.98% +0.70%

2nd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings that featured 2nd Line Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
York +11 12 £125 - 1
Selby -10 1 £200 +33.33%
Skipton - 1 - -
Tadcaster - 1 - -
2nd Line Support
Yorkshire

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
4 8 (50.00%) ITIL
4 8 (50.00%) Office 365
5 7 (43.75%) SCCM
6 5 (31.25%) Driving Licence
6 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) WAN
8 2 (12.50%) Break/Fix
8 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
8 2 (12.50%) SLA
9 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (6.25%) VPN
9 1 (6.25%) VoIP
9 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (6.25%) CRM
9 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
9 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
9 1 (6.25%) Degree
9 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
9 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills

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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Break/Fix
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware