The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Aberdeen region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Support Technician 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £175 £225
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -16.36%
Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110 186 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 94.83% 92.54% 88.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 79 87
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.77 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.97% -1.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.63 £44.90 £31.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Support Technician
Scotland

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Technician in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Support Technician
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Technician across the Aberdeen region.

Support Technician Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Support Technician
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Support Technician across the Aberdeen region.

Support Technician Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen