The median contractor rate for a 3rd Line Support was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire 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.

Third Line Support
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 127 131
Rank change year-on-year +20 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 16 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.78% 0.50% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.52% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 8
Median daily rate £275 £275 £234
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £183 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £320 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £275 £265
% change year-on-year -4.54% +3.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.38 £21.33 £21.00
% change year-on-year -9.14% +1.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1974 2696 2780
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.72% 96.25% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4306 6540 7186
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £263 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £563 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 233 432
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% +19.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.20 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £33.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for 3rd Line Support in Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 3rd Line Support in Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3rd Line Support in Yorkshire

3rd Line 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 3rd Line Support within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +25 11 £288 -0.86% 6
North Yorkshire - 3 £140 -
South Yorkshire +3 1 £410 +121.62%
3rd Line Support
England

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 3rd 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 Yorkshire region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
2 11 (37.93%) LAN
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
3 10 (34.48%) WAN
4 9 (31.03%) VB
4 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
4 9 (31.03%) Office 365
4 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (27.59%) Windows Phone
5 8 (27.59%) MobileIron
5 8 (27.59%) AirWatch
5 8 (27.59%) Apple iOS
5 8 (27.59%) Android
5 8 (27.59%) LTE
5 8 (27.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (27.59%) Programme Management
5 8 (27.59%) Marketing
5 8 (27.59%) SGSN
5 8 (27.59%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (27.59%) Unix
5 8 (27.59%) HTML
5 8 (27.59%) Java
5 8 (27.59%) PHP
5 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (27.59%) SAP
5 8 (27.59%) GPRS
5 8 (27.59%) GSM
5 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence

3rd Line 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Office 365
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) LAN
2 10 (34.48%) WAN
3 8 (27.59%) 3G
3 8 (27.59%) GPRS
3 8 (27.59%) GSM
3 8 (27.59%) LTE
3 8 (27.59%) SGSN
3 8 (27.59%) Wireless
4 5 (17.24%) Firewall
5 2 (6.90%) VPN
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MSI
1 1 (3.45%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 8 (27.59%) Electronics
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
1 8 (27.59%) Manufacturing
1 8 (27.59%) Marketing
1 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.90%) Clustering
1 2 (6.90%) FMCG
1 2 (6.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (27.59%) Android
4 8 (27.59%) Apple iOS
4 8 (27.59%) Mac OS X
4 8 (27.59%) Unix
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Phone
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.45%) VMS
8 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (27.59%) Programme Management
2 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security Management
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) Security Management
4 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
1 9 (31.03%) VB
2 8 (27.59%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) PHP
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) MCP
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCIE
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) MCTS
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) AirWatch
2 4 (13.79%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) SCOM
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (3.45%) AppDNA
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco CME
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) MobileIron
2 8 (27.59%) SAP
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Veeam
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.45%) Intel
7 1 (3.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) Remedy
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