Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a 1st Line Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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.

First Line Support
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 56 64
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 0.38% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.39% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median daily rate - - -
South East median daily rate £120 £113 £110
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.27% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - £17.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.83% -
South East median hourly rate £12.40 £12.41 £13.23
% change year-on-year -0.10% -6.14% +5.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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 Sussex
Contract vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 527 509 690
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.05% 96.77% 99.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 319 469
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £542 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 25
East Sussex median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £18.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.43% -6.32% +17.67%
10th Percentile £10.44 £13.15 £10.61
90th Percentile £86.88 £39.30 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.56 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.95% +5.70% +15.63%

1st Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured 1st Line Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support in East Sussex

1st Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 1st Line Support in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for 1st Line Support in East Sussex

1st Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support in East Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 1st Line Support in East Sussex