The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 29 July 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 Peterborough 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 22 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.23% 0.56% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £160 £150 £140
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.88 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+0.90% +4.71%
Job Titles Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
121 171 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.58% 96.61% 97.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 67 57
Average daily rate £310 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £149 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £458 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 23
Average hourly rate £20.75 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.70% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
IT Support
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IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

IT Support
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

IT Support Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

IT Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

IT Support Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

IT Support
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
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