The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support Technician role in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cardiff region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Technician
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £160 £105
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +52.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.62 £11.38 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+19.75% -15.74%
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
335 158 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 92.80% 94.05% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 101 100
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £201 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
IT Support Technician
South Wales

IT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

IT Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

IT Support Technician
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

IT Support Technician Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

IT Support Technician
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

IT Support Technician Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff