Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a 3rd Line Support was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 188 183
Rank change year-on-year +28 -5 -28
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 26 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.60% 0.37% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.38% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 26
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £209 £229 £176
90th Percentile £380 £334 £338
England median daily rate £280 £275 £276
% change year-on-year +1.82% -0.36% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
England median hourly rate £19.44 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.80% -11.11% +4.65%

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 4222 5262 5912
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.68% 96.09% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2801 3391 3946
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £223 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 201 319
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +2.98% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.42 £9.00
90th Percentile £36.79 £29.50 £28.80
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 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 +25 16 £288 +9.52%
South Yorkshire +19 9 £300 +13.21%
North Yorkshire +5 1 £150 -50.00%
3rd Line Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Android
2 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) LAN
2 10 (38.46%) WAN
3 9 (34.62%) Wireless
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
4 8 (30.77%) AirWatch
4 8 (30.77%) Apple iOS
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Phone
4 8 (30.77%) MobileIron
4 8 (30.77%) LTE
4 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
4 8 (30.77%) Programme Management
4 8 (30.77%) Marketing
4 8 (30.77%) SGSN
4 8 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (30.77%) Electronics
4 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
4 8 (30.77%) Manufacturing
4 8 (30.77%) 3G
4 8 (30.77%) Mac OS X
4 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (30.77%) Unix
4 8 (30.77%) SAP
4 8 (30.77%) GPRS
4 8 (30.77%) GSM
4 8 (30.77%) HTML
4 8 (30.77%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) PHP

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 2 (7.69%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) LAN
1 10 (38.46%) WAN
2 9 (34.62%) Wireless
3 8 (30.77%) 3G
3 8 (30.77%) GPRS
3 8 (30.77%) GSM
3 8 (30.77%) LTE
3 8 (30.77%) SGSN
4 4 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) VSAN
6 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Electronics
2 8 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 8 (30.77%) Marketing
2 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 5 (19.23%) French Language
3 5 (19.23%) German Language
3 5 (19.23%) Italian Language
3 5 (19.23%) Spanish Language
4 2 (7.69%) Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
1 2 (7.69%) FMCG
1 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Android
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
4 8 (30.77%) Apple iOS
4 8 (30.77%) Mac OS X
4 8 (30.77%) Unix
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Phone
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (30.77%) Programme Management
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Information Security
3 2 (7.69%) Information Security Management
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (7.69%) Security Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
1 8 (30.77%) PHP
1 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
1 8 (30.77%) VB
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCIE
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) AirWatch
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco CME
3 1 (3.85%) Ionix
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) MobileIron
1 8 (30.77%) SAP
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Apple
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) Meraki