Period
to 24 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 24 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.

Technical Support
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 40 36
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton - 0.33% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.34% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Luton median daily rate - - £425
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £325 £425
% change year-on-year - -23.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Luton median hourly rate - - £12.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £12.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Contract vacancies in Luton with a recognized job title 255 292 299
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.73% 97.66% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 217 209
Luton median daily rate £425 £465 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.60% +9.41% -
10th Percentile £217 £275 £248
90th Percentile £588 £609 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £420 £433 £425
% change year-on-year -2.89% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Luton median hourly rate £17.50 £31.83 £46.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.01% -30.92% +130.35%
10th Percentile £14.65 £17.48 £12.10
90th Percentile £75.50 £46.83 £50.78
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% -62.50% +23.08%

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Luton

Technical Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Support in Luton

Technical Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Support in Luton