The median contractor rate for a Network Support Technician was - per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Network Support Technician
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 617 635
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Technician 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.012% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.013% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £213 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £213 -
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +50.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +50.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40905 46317 48290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.03% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26668 30607 30911
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1248 1357 1858
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Network Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Network Support Technician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Support Technician in England

Network Support Technician
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Support Technician in England

Network Support Technician
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Support Technician in England

Network Support Technician Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Network 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 England region featuring Network Support Technician in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) e-Health
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

Network Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper