The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Brighton region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £251 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -13.63%
Technical Support
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
236 204 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 98.33% 96.23% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 123 100
Median daily rate £410 £315 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.15% +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 16
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +19.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.36 £35.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Brighton region that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Technical Support
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Technical Support Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Technical Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Technical Support Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 Brighton region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) AWD
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle