The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Sussex region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support
South East / East Sussex
Rank - 38 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.44% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £468 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £205 £328 £311
% change year-on-year
-37.42% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £12.25 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+8.16% -7.54%

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
204 227 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 94.44% 99.56% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 120 161
Median daily rate £375 £345 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 23
Median hourly rate £43.50 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.88% -32.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East Sussex region that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Technical Support
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Technical Support Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Technical Support
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Technical Support Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex