The median contractor rate for a 1st Line Support Technician was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 28 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.

First Line Support Technician
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - - 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £118 £130 £85
% change year-on-year -9.61% +52.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £11.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.30 £11.00 £11.75
% change year-on-year -6.36% -6.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 195 212 353
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.50% 97.25% 98.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 467 806
Median daily rate £385 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.66% +1.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 82 111
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.55 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £16.55 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

1st Line Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support Technician in Southampton

1st Line Support Technician
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 1st Line Support Technician in Southampton

1st Line Support Technician Skill Set
Top 2 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 1st Line 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 Southampton region featuring 1st Line Support Technician in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) ECDL

1st Line Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ECDL