The median contractor rate for a 1st Line Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 27 March 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 27 28
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 0.53% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.54% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £115
UK excluding London median daily rate £113 £111 £125
% change year-on-year +1.12% -11.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £11.86
% change year-on-year +4.18% +1.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 171 186 198
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 97.71% 98.94% 98.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 126 122
Median daily rate £400 £403 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% +0.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 18
Median hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £20.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

1st Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk that featured 1st Line Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support in Suffolk

1st Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 1st Line Support in Suffolk.

Contractor daily rate trend for 1st Line Support in Suffolk

1st Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 1st Line Support in Suffolk

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 1st Line Support 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 Suffolk region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery

1st Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery