The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support Technician role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 1st Line Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Technician
Rank - 128 -
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.040% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.043% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - £96
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.88 £10.50 £11.06
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -5.08%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2223 2319 2768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 90.92% 91.70% 88.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1125 1047 1004
Average daily rate £375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 84 84
Average hourly rate £17.07 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.45% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £37.05 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

1st Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 1st Line Support Technician in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

1st Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

1st Line Support Technician
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 1st Line Support Technician across the Berkshire region.

1st Line Support Technician Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire