The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support Technician role in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Technician
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington - - -
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 - - £80
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.88 £10.31 £11.06
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -6.77%
1st Line Support Technician
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington 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
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
199 135 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 91.71% 87.10% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 69 56
Average daily rate £475 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £274 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £580 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 6 4
Average hourly rate £12.84 £20.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.80% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £22.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

1st Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

1st Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

1st Line Support Technician
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (100.00%) Draytek
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (100.00%) Draytek