The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Technician role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2nd Line Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Technician
Rank - 101 96
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Technician 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.057% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.059% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £168 £103 £175
% change year-on-year
+63.41% -41.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £12.47 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+14.25% -24.40%
2nd Line Support Technician
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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1562 1683 1518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.42% 96.39% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 953 743
Average daily rate £369 £355 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 92 159
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.04 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £21.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

2nd Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 2nd Line Support Technician in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

2nd Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

2nd Line Support Technician
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2nd Line Support Technician across the East Midlands region.

2nd Line Support Technician Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

2nd Line Support Technician
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 2nd Line Support Technician across the East Midlands region.

2nd Line Support Technician Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands