The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Technician role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 107 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs requiring a Support Technician 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.045% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.049% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£263 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £226 £175 £225
% change year-on-year
+29.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -6.89%
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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 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2223 2055 2529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.17% 93.49% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1348 1104 1348
Average daily rate £340 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 133 134
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Support Technician
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Support Technician Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Support Technician
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Support Technician Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Support Technician
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Support Technician Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Support Technician
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +10 5 £215 - 8
North Yorkshire - - - - 3
Support Technician
England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited 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 Support Technician in their job title.

1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (50.00%) Internet
3 7 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) Back Office
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (35.71%) Service Management
5 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (35.71%) Wireless
5 5 (35.71%) Workflow
5 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) CentOS
6 4 (28.57%) Splunk
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 3 (21.43%) CCNA
7 3 (21.43%) SAN
7 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
7 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (14.29%) LAN
8 2 (14.29%) WAN
8 2 (14.29%) VPN
8 2 (14.29%) Dell

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited 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 Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Internet
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (35.71%) Wireless
3 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
4 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (42.86%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) CESG
3 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) CentOS
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
2 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Service Management
2 5 (35.71%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) SIEM
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Server
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Splunk
4 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 2 (14.29%) Dell
5 2 (14.29%) LogRhythm
5 2 (14.29%) Nokia
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) CommVault
6 1 (7.14%) IBM
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