The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire 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 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Specialist
Rank 54 65 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs requiring a Support Specialist 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.17% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.27% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £23.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+88.17% +3.37%
Support Specialist
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
541 751 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.09% 95.55% 97.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 494 450
Median daily rate £365 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 35 35
Median hourly rate £22.00 £31.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £26.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Support Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Support Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Support Specialist
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Specialist within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Swindon +10 1 £375 +15.38%
Support Specialist
South West

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Support Specialist 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 Wiltshire region featuring Support Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) ECMAScript
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) D3.js
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) ES6
1 1 (100.00%) RequireJS
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Development

Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) D3.js
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) RequireJS
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Development
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ECMAScript
1 1 (100.00%) ES6
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript