The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 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 East Sussex 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 20 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 20 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.62% 2.38% 4.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.08% 2.51% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£115 £210 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £160 £150 £140
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +83.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +1.85%
Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
329 279 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 92.42% 94.90% 97.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 155 170
Average daily rate £290 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 38
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.65 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.90% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.75 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

IT Support
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

IT Support Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

IT Support
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

IT Support Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

IT Support
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +6 10 £115 -45.23% 2
Eastbourne - - - -
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region that cited IT Support 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 IT Support in their job title.

1 14 (50.00%) Citrix
2 13 (46.43%) MS Office
3 11 (39.29%) Windows
3 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
4 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
5 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (21.43%) SLA
6 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
9 3 (10.71%) LAN
9 3 (10.71%) WAN
9 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
9 3 (10.71%) MCSE
9 3 (10.71%) SQL
9 3 (10.71%) MCP
9 3 (10.71%) VMware
9 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
9 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
9 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (7.14%) Network Management
10 2 (7.14%) Change Control
10 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (7.14%) Fat Client
10 2 (7.14%) ISMS
10 2 (7.14%) Information Security
10 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (7.14%) Information Security Management
10 2 (7.14%) Security Management

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region that cited IT Support 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 IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.57%) SAS
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Office
2 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) DHCP
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) Extranet
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
2 2 (7.14%) Network Management
2 2 (7.14%) Change Control
2 2 (7.14%) ISMS
2 2 (7.14%) Information Security
2 2 (7.14%) Information Security Management
2 2 (7.14%) Security Management
2 2 (7.14%) Validation
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (3.57%) Migration
3 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.57%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) MCSE
2 3 (10.71%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) CCA
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Citrix
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Juniper
4 1 (3.57%) Dell
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard
4 1 (3.57%) Veeam
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £13.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
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Rate: £12 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago