The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support was £106 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 28 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 33 33
Rank change year-on-year -8 0  
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 2 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.59% 2.88% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 2.99% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £106 £110 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.40% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £150 £165
% change year-on-year -3.33% -9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
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 Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 313 334 346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 92.33% 96.25% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 239 253
Median daily rate £400 £373 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% -6.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 20
Median hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.72% +63.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

2nd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support in Swindon

2nd Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Support in Swindon

2nd Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Support in Swindon

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 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 Swindon region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Business Development
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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