The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support Officer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Support Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Wakefield 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Officer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support Officer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.92 £11.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+8.31% -12.00%
Job Titles Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
25 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 89.29% 95.24% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 7
Average daily rate £225 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £204 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 £15.00 £14.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £14.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Technical Support Officer
West Yorkshire

Technical Support Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Support Officer in the job title across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Officer Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Technical Support Officer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Support Officer across the Wakefield region.

Technical Support Officer Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

Technical Support Officer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield region that cited Technical Support Officer 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 Technical Support Officer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Technical Support Officer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield region that cited Technical Support Officer 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 Technical Support Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple