The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Nottingham region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 34 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 5 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.53% 2.63% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 2.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £131 £110 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £138 £129 £158
% change year-on-year
+6.79% -18.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £13.38 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -6.77%
Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
307 289 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 93.88% 95.07% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 135 97
Average daily rate £350 £338 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 35 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £9.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £28.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
IT Support
Nottinghamshire

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) MCP
3 3 (37.50%) MCSA
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) MCDST
3 3 (37.50%) MCTS
3 3 (37.50%) MCITP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
4 2 (25.00%) CMDB
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
1 3 (37.50%) MCSA
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCDST
1 3 (37.50%) MCTS
1 3 (37.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe
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