The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Support Technician 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
Support Technician
South West / Wiltshire
Rank - 60 55
Contract jobs requiring a Support Technician 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.43% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.46% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £325 £85
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +282.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £146 £150
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.07 £13.68 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-11.73% +16.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
664 658 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.99% 94.13% 96.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 462 436
Median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 35
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -56.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wiltshire region that featured Support Technician in the job title.

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Support Technician
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Technician across the Wiltshire region.

Support Technician Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Support Technician
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Technician Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Support Technician 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 Wiltshire region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Military
2 2 (66.67%) CESG
2 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (66.67%) JSP 440
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
1 2 (66.67%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CESG
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Sophos
1 2 (66.67%) Veeam
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft