The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank - 31 25
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington - 0.95% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.00% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £150 £150
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.87 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -0.92%
IT Support
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington 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
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
295 201 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 88.06% 95.71% 98.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 113 87
Average daily rate £490 £350 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £647 £530 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £20.60 £10.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

IT Support
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

IT Support Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

IT Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

IT Support Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

IT Support
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) OpenView
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) PMI
3 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Lotus
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) OpenView
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus