The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had 1st Line Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
First Line Support Analyst
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Analyst 0 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £135
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £98 £135
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -27.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
364 463 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 95.54% 96.26% 96.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 264 236
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £242 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 55 64
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.12% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £63.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

1st Line Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Essex region that featured 1st Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1st Line Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

1st Line Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 1st Line Support Analyst across the Essex region.

1st Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Essex

1st Line Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 1st Line Support Analyst across the Essex region.

1st Line Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Essex