The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Warwickshire region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 36 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.57% 0.65% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.69% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £141 £180 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £160 £155
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+1.92% -3.70%
IT Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
332 288 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 95.40% 93.81% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 147 153
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 51
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.85 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £33.55 £27.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

IT Support
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

IT Support Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

IT Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

IT Support Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

IT Support
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rugby +2 1 £180 - 1
Warwick - 1 £103 -
IT Support
West Midlands

IT Support Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Warwickshire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) AS400
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) arcserve

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Logistics
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) arcserve
2 1 (14.29%) IBM