The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 1st Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £120 £125 £80
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +56.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.65 £12.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +4.34%
1st Line Support
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99 151 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 99.00% 94.38% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 137 108
Average daily rate £350 £396 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.61% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 1st Line Support in the job title across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

1st Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

1st Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax