The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had 2nd 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
Second Line Support Technician
Rank - 269 236
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Technician 0 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.072% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.076% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £100 £173
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -42.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £135 £115 £171
% change year-on-year
+17.39% -32.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
2nd Line Support Technician
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8141 9236 8644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.95% 95.04% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4923 5536 4802
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 £250 £230 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 428 429
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

2nd Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured 2nd Line Support Technician in the job title.

2nd Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

2nd Line Support Technician
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2nd Line Support Technician across the South East region.

2nd Line Support Technician Daily Rate Trend in the South East

2nd Line Support Technician
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 2nd Line Support Technician across the South East region.

2nd Line Support Technician Hourly Rate Trend in the South East