Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a 1st Line Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 July 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 Engineer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 171 -
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate - - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £104 £90 -
% change year-on-year +15.28% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £10.00 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £10.00 £7.19
% change year-on-year - +39.08% -44.69%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2766 3888 3919
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.36% 96.43% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1861 2651 2589
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £275 £270 £230
90th Percentile £550 £556 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 102 148
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £12.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.44% -8.05% +4.58%
10th Percentile £9.25 £8.50 £8.63
90th Percentile £29.09 £19.98 £37.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -2.62%

1st Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support Engineer in West Yorkshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 1st Line Support Engineer in West Yorkshire