The median contractor rate for a IT Support was £123 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 31 38 29
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.79% 1.07% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.14% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £123 £175 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +75.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £160 £150
% change year-on-year -9.37% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 233 264 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 92.09% 94.29% 98.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 134 87
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 11 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.45 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.26% +10.79%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.38 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke that featured IT Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Basingstoke

IT Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support in Basingstoke

IT Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support in Basingstoke

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Basingstoke region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) SNMP
1 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (55.56%) Fault Management
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) iPhone
5 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (11.11%) iPad
5 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) User Experience
5 1 (11.11%) Skype
5 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
5 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
5 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
5 1 (11.11%) SCCM
5 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (11.11%) Remedy
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) VPN

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SNMP
2 1 (11.11%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (55.56%) Fault Management
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
2 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy