Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 85 104
Rank change year-on-year +5 +19 -20
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Analyst 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.19% 0.27% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.28% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
South Wales median daily rate - £168 -
Wales median daily rate - £168 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
South Wales median hourly rate £21.50 £12.79 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.10% -28.94% -
Wales median hourly rate £21.50 £12.79 £18.00
% change year-on-year +68.10% -28.94% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Contract vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 988 1,078 1,156
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.74% 96.94% 96.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 748 860
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £163 £179 £213
90th Percentile £513 £533 £475
Wales median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.88% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 68 56
South Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £15.38 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% -3.91% +12.28%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.75 £10.13
90th Percentile £50.67 £61.25 £47.29
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% -1.75%

2nd Line Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Analyst in South Wales

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Support Analyst in South Wales

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Support Analyst in South Wales

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Analyst within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
Cardiff -3 1 - - 2
Torfaen - 1 - -
2nd Line Support Analyst
Wales

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 2nd Line Support Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Wales region featuring 2nd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) NHS

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft