The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Watford region that had Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Support Specialist 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.74% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £200 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £293 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £13.70 £16.05
% change year-on-year
+71.53% -14.64%
Support Specialist
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
132 145 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 97.78% 92.36% 97.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 68 48
Median daily rate £310 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.48% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £8.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.94% -45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £13.25 £23.86
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Support Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Support Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Watford