The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northamptonshire region that had Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Support Specialist 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.19% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £201 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.39 £21.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+66.54% -1.16%
Support Specialist
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
518 319 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.10% 97.26% 93.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 216 209
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 29
Median hourly rate £13.00 £8.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.94% -43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.92 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £12.50 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Support Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Support Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Support Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Support Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Support Specialist 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft