The first table below looks at the demand for the 1st Line Support Technician role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 1st Line Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Leeds 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Technician
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Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - £111
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £11.50 £10.75
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +6.97%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
985 822 1048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 93.28% 93.94% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 442 628
Average daily rate £325 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 35 44
Average hourly rate £13.20 £29.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.87% +95.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £45.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
1st Line Support Technician
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1st Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

1st Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

1st Line Support Technician
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

1st Line Support Technician Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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Top 4 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited 1st Line Support Technician 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 1st Line Support Technician in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory

1st Line Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited 1st Line Support Technician 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 1st Line Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft