The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Technician role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Cheltenham 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Support Technician 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.82% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £158 £263
% change year-on-year
+17.46% -40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.35 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-8.51% -
Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110 76 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 90.16% 92.68% 88.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 36 55
Average daily rate £380 £356 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -62.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £31.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £14.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Support Technician
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Support Technician Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Support Technician
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited 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 Support Technician in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Python

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited 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 Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python