The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support Technician role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support Technician
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.19% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £115 -
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £12.35 £10.24
% change year-on-year
-6.88% +20.63%
1st Line Support Technician
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1017 1238 1136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.76% 95.38% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 557 596
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 46 62
Average hourly rate £20.75 £19.00 £15.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +23.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £43.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

1st Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

1st Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

1st Line Support Technician
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

1st Line Support Technician Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

1st Line Support Technician
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support Technician within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckingham - 2 - -
1st Line Support Technician
South East

1st Line Support Technician
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited 1st Line Support Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with 1st Line Support Technician in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7

1st Line Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited 1st Line Support Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with 1st Line Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft