Period
to 26 May 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Support Technician was £130 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

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.

IT Support Technician
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 179 211
Rank change year-on-year -18 +32 -9
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.082% 0.094% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.097% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £130 £115 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% - -
England median daily rate £140 £145 £160
% change year-on-year -3.45% -9.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.50 £10.31 £12.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.60% -19.77% -4.85%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.81 £11.44
90th Percentile £12.65 £10.80 £13.69
England median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +4.00% -16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,686 4,122 5,454
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 97.08% 96.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,098 2,601 3,667
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 155 184
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £12.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.39% -8.93% +7.69%
10th Percentile £9.79 £9.25 £8.52
90th Percentile £41.76 £28.06 £33.75
England median hourly rate £18.51 £19.00 £19.44
% change year-on-year -2.61% -2.24% +11.06%

IT Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured IT Support Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Technician in Yorkshire

IT Support Technician
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support Technician in Yorkshire

IT Support Technician
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support Technician in Yorkshire

IT Support Technician
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Technician within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -13 4 £130 - 4
IT Support Technician
England

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT Support Technician contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring IT Support Technician in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

IT Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft