The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Portsmouth region that had 1st Line Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support Technician
Rank - - 16
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth - - 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £124 £85 -
% change year-on-year
+45.58% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.75 £9.75 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+20.51% -18.75%
1st Line Support Technician
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
184 105 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 93.88% 95.45% 90.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 64 72
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £190 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 13
Median hourly rate £41.50 £26.09 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.06% +4.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £50.00 £68.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

1st Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

1st Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

1st Line Support Technician
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

1st Line Support Technician Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth