The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support was £163 per day in advertised job vacancies in Woking during the 3 months to 24 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
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 11 10
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 1.25% 7.55% 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 9.30% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £163 - £158
UK excluding London median daily rate £148 £150 £163
% change year-on-year -1.66% -7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.33% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Woking. 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
Woking
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 74 43 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 92.50% 81.13% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 27 33
Median daily rate £375 £413 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +65.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £300 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

2nd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support in Woking

2nd Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Support in Woking

2nd Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Support in Woking

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 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 Woking region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft