The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Basingstoke region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 22 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.94% 1.23% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.35% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £175 £175 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £148 £160 £143
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £13.94
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -3.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
192 223 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 93.20% 91.77% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 118 90
Median daily rate £340 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 7 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.75 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +10.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.75 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £18.75 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Basingstoke region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

IT Support
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

IT Support Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

IT Support
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

IT Support Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

IT Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

IT Support Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT 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 Basingstoke region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) SNMP
1 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (55.56%) Fault Management
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) iPhone
5 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (11.11%) iPad
5 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) User Experience
5 1 (11.11%) Skype
5 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
5 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
5 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
5 1 (11.11%) SCCM
5 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (11.11%) Remedy
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) VPN

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SNMP
2 1 (11.11%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (55.56%) Fault Management
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
2 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy