The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank - 56 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.59% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £265 £225
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +17.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £19.73
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -18.91%
Technical Support
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
347 482 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.07% 95.45% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 335 293
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £245 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 37
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +32.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.88 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £44.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Technical Support
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Support Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Technical Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Support Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Cambridge region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Rate: From £26,000 to £29,000 per annum 5 months fixed term
Posted: 2 days ago