The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had 1st Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
First Line Support Engineer
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 1.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £120 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £110 £138 £138
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £12.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -7.69%

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
504 497 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.49% 93.25% 97.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 328 199
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £227 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 22
Median hourly rate £17.75 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.53% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.63 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

1st Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

1st Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

1st Line Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

1st Line Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

1st Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 4 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 1st Line Support Engineer 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 South Yorkshire region featuring 1st Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

1st Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft