The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had 1st Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support
Rank 105 95 103
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 15 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.73% 1.06% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.13% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 10
Median daily rate £183 £163 £95
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +71.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £115 £105
% change year-on-year
- +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 9
Median hourly rate £12.13 £11.75 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.19% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £8.94 £8.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.67 £12.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £11.86 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-2.99% +3.08%
1st Line Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1959 1947 1832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.14% 93.88% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1222 1225 1051
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £250 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 138 110
Median hourly rate £19.72 £15.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.45% -42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

1st Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

1st Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

1st Line Support
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 1st Line Support across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

1st Line Support Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

1st Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

1st Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

1st Line Support
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +6 7 - - 2
Winchester -8 1 £195 -
Basingstoke -15 1 - -
Fareham - 1 - - 3
Liphook - 1 - -
Petersfield - 1 £73 -
1st Line Support
South East

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 1st Line Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 25 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 15 (42.86%) Windows
3 15 (42.86%) SLA
4 12 (34.29%) Service Management
4 12 (34.29%) ITIL
5 11 (31.43%) Cisco
6 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
7 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
8 5 (14.29%) Bomgar
8 5 (14.29%) Email Management
9 4 (11.43%) Driving Licence
10 3 (8.57%) MS Office
11 2 (5.71%) SAP
12 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
12 1 (2.86%) Legal
12 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
12 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
12 1 (2.86%) Unix
12 1 (2.86%) CRM
12 1 (2.86%) Windows XP

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
General
1 1 (2.86%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
1 12 (34.29%) Service Management
2 5 (14.29%) Email Management
3 1 (2.86%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (71.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) Cisco
3 5 (14.29%) Bomgar
4 2 (5.71%) SAP
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £10 - £17 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £10.25 - £13.25 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago