The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Systems Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank - 35 55
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.31% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £200 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-21.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -2.22%
Systems Support
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
326 324 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.04% 92.31% 98.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 209 340
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 25 11
Median hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Support
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Systems Support Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Systems Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Systems Support Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire