The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs requiring a Support Technician 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £194 £250 £231
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £12.05 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+14.10% -9.05%
Support Technician
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
498 787 725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.61% 95.16% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 433 428
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 62 80
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.77 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -35.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £38.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Technician
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Support Technician Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Technician
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Support Technician Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Support Technician 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Dell