The median contractor rate for a 3rd Line Support Analyst was £260 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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.

Third Line Support Analyst
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 269 254
Rank change year-on-year +26 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Analyst 5 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.064% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
Median daily rate £260 £325 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +23.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £271 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £413 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £307 £280
% change year-on-year -26.65% +9.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7368 8379 8989
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.56% 95.03% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4310 4996 5126
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 381 430
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.61 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.75% +21.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

3rd Line Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured 3rd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Analyst in the South East

3rd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for 3rd Line Support Analyst in the South East

3rd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 3rd Line Support Analyst in the South East

3rd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3rd Line Support Analyst in the South East

3rd Line Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Analyst within the South East 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
Buckinghamshire - 2 £288 - 3
West Sussex +19 1 - - 1
Hampshire +8 1 - -
Surrey +4 1 £260 -25.71%
3rd Line Support Analyst
England

3rd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 3rd 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 South East region featuring 3rd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 6 (42.86%) Firewall
5 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
6 5 (35.71%) SLA
7 4 (28.57%) WAN
7 4 (28.57%) HP
7 4 (28.57%) LAN
7 4 (28.57%) Juniper
7 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) SaaS
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (21.43%) Network Security
8 3 (21.43%) Replication
8 3 (21.43%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
8 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 3 (21.43%) DHCP
8 3 (21.43%) DNS

3rd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) Skype
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) PBX
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Online Betting
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Hardware Maintenance
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Server Building
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SSCP
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (14.29%) UAG
5 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
5 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Forcepoint
5 1 (7.14%) Computacenter
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Remedy
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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