Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a 1st Line Support Technician was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 24 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 Technician
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 64
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 0.78% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.82% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median daily rate - - -
Hampshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Southampton median hourly rate - £12.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.13% +8.55%
Hampshire median hourly rate £11.75 £11.75 £11.75

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Contract vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 444 486 677
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.47% 94.37% 97.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 338 462
Southampton median daily rate £375 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +6.90% +3.57%
10th Percentile £170 £206 £231
90th Percentile £575 £550 £513
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 39 64
Southampton median hourly rate £25.50 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.14% -12.50% -2.20%
10th Percentile £13.53 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.84 £28.00 £46.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -9.00% +25.00% +14.29%

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