Period
to 20 September 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Technician was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IT Technician
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 61 59
Contract jobs requiring an IT Technician 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.32% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridge median daily rate - - £140
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - - £140
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £9.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £12.50 - £9.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Contract vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 692 617 655
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.39% 95.07% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 328 367
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £200 £213
90th Percentile £575 £500 £530
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £365 £400
% change year-on-year +16.44% -8.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 95 59
Cambridge median hourly rate £31.88 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - +69.49%
10th Percentile £12.19 £13.00 £11.93
90th Percentile £49.38 £47.50 £65.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% - +21.95%

IT Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured IT Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for IT Technician in Cambridge

IT Technician
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Technician in Cambridge

IT Technician
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Technician in Cambridge