The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Peterborough region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 16 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.97% - 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% - 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £155 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £163 £163
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.11 £13.18
% change year-on-year
+2.95% -0.47%
IT Support
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98 117 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.03% 100.00% 98.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 55 91
Median daily rate £300 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.16% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £26.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

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 Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Peterborough region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory