The median contractor rate for a Support Technician was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 3 months to 25 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.

Support Technician
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 9 -
Contract jobs requiring a Support Technician 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton - 10.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 11.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £281 £175
% change year-on-year -53.77% +60.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £12.45
% change year-on-year +13.46% +4.45%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton. 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
Taunton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 50 35 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 92.59% 87.50% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 22 63
Median daily rate £390 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £795 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £21.83 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +81.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton that featured Support Technician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Taunton

Support Technician
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Technician in Taunton

Support Technician
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Technician in Taunton