Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 21 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.

Technical Support
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 56 61
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 0.19% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.20% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Leicestershire median daily rate - £265 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.00% -
East Midlands median daily rate £268 £328 £250
% change year-on-year -18.32% +31.00% -32.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - £13.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.85 £17.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year -15.14% +32.08% -24.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 553 505 499
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.36% 95.64% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 309 272
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% +8.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £213 £131 £125
90th Percentile £535 £500 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £392 £392 £375
% change year-on-year - +4.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 40
Leicestershire median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +13.13% -38.13%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.70 £9.93
90th Percentile £43.63 £35.45 £34.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.55 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.03% +4.21% -3.70%

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings that featured Technical Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Leicestershire

Technical Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Technical Support in Leicestershire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Support in Leicestershire

Technical Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Support in Leicestershire