Period
to 17 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Technical Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 December 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 Technical Support
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 200 222
Rank change year-on-year +18 +22 -35
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Technical Support 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.057% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.060% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Yorkshire median daily rate - £199 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -33.75% -
England median daily rate £185 £140 £173
% change year-on-year +32.14% -18.84% +4.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 - -
England median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +9.23% -23.53% +3.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4266 5026 5913
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.38% 96.12% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2830 3230 3940
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £233 £250
90th Percentile £546 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 212 307
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.73 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.29% +0.96% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.23 £9.23 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £28.75 £25.20
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £17.89
% change year-on-year +3.89% +0.61% +8.42%

2nd Line Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Technical Support in Yorkshire

2nd Line Technical Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Technical Support in Yorkshire

2nd Line Technical Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Technical Support in Yorkshire

2nd Line Technical Support
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Technical Support within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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
West Yorkshire +17 5 - -
2nd Line Technical Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, 2nd Line Technical 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 Yorkshire region featuring 2nd Line Technical Support in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) HNC
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Feasibility Study

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

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) Feasibility Study
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) HNC
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft