The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 111 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 10 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.48% 0.45% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.48% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
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£138 - £119
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 - £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 - £124
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £140 £150
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.25 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +35.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.61 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £22.23 £19.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £13.88
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -6.30%
IT Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1926 1672 1902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.02% 93.99% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1131 974 1010
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 140 187
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.14 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

IT Support
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

IT Support Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

IT Support
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

IT Support Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

IT Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

IT Support Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

IT Support
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

IT Support Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

IT Support
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +12 2 - - 2
Farnborough - 2 £130 - 4
Fareham - 2 - - 1
Winchester +5 1 - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Gosport - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Southampton - - - - 1
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title.

1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) MS Office
2 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
4 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
5 3 (14.29%) LiveLink
5 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) German Language
6 2 (9.52%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Apple
6 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.52%) DHCP
6 2 (9.52%) DNS
6 2 (9.52%) SLA
6 2 (9.52%) SAP
6 2 (9.52%) Software Distribution
6 2 (9.52%) Open Text
7 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (4.76%) UNIX
7 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.76%) ERP
7 1 (4.76%) MCSE
7 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) LiveLink
3 1 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Office
2 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) EDRMS
General
1 2 (9.52%) German Language
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Service Management
2 2 (9.52%) Web Development
2 2 (9.52%) Software Distribution
3 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Release Management
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
3 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Document Management
3 1 (4.76%) ERP
3 1 (4.76%) CAD
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Apple
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Open Text
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £90 - £100 per day
Posted: 5 days ago