The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 45 46
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.24% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £200 £153 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.14% -55.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £150 £164
% change year-on-year -3.33% -8.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 401 455 460
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 96.16% 95.39% 96.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 242 276
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £615 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 7
Median hourly rate £12.23 £10.88 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.41% -77.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £20.00 £56.50
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 Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support in Nottinghamshire

2nd Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Support in Nottinghamshire

2nd Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Support in Nottinghamshire

2nd Line Support
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire 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
Nottingham -1 1 £200 +31.14%
2nd Line Support
East Midlands

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) Korn
3 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Python

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Korn
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas