The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Nottingham region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 45 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.54% 0.43% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.45% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £160 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £150 £150
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £12.23 £10.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.25% -31.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £13.87
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -2.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
354 449 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.46% 95.74% 98.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 226 170
Median daily rate £368 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £268 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 25
Median hourly rate £13.00 £18.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

IT Support
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

IT Support Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

IT Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

IT Support Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

IT Support Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 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 Nottingham region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL V2
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL V2
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware