Period
to 13 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Support Technician was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 13 November 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.

Support Technician
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 146 149
Contract jobs requiring a Support Technician 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.095% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.10% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
East Midlands median daily rate - £198 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -39.23% +30.00%
England median daily rate £138 £160 £200
% change year-on-year -14.06% -20.00% -6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £12.00
England median hourly rate £14.00 £12.45 £14.50
% change year-on-year +12.45% -14.14% +16.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,579 2,993 3,145
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.10% 95.05% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,655 1,839 1,976
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.98% +4.60%
10th Percentile £231 £220 £225
90th Percentile £538 £550 £556
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 161 126
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £13.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +7.61% +3.65%
10th Percentile £10.31 £9.75 £8.76
90th Percentile £28.00 £45.00 £41.25
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.06% +3.88% +0.11%

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in the East Midlands

Support Technician
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Support Technician in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Technician in the East Midlands

Support Technician
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Technician in the East Midlands