Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Support was £175 per day in advertised job vacancies in Exeter during the 6 months to 20 November 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.

IT Support
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 36 37
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +6
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 0.33% 2.21% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 2.26% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Exeter median daily rate £175 £153 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.75% +1.67% -62.03%
10th Percentile £163 £145 £145
90th Percentile £188 £162 £155
Devon median daily rate £175 £153 £135
% change year-on-year +14.75% +12.96% -65.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Exeter median hourly rate - - -
Devon median hourly rate - - £14.40

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Exeter
Contract vacancies in Exeter with a recognized job title 286 266 275
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.16% 98.15% 97.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 175 180
Exeter median daily rate £390 £338 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% -1.82% -1.79%
10th Percentile £148 £176 £215
90th Percentile £525 £467 £489
Devon median daily rate £394 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +15.74% -2.86% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Exeter median hourly rate £39.50 £32.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.54% -8.45% +173.08%
10th Percentile £23.90 £17.75 £13.25
90th Percentile £43.05 £107.50 £40.95
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £19.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year +77.22% -3.66% +26.15%

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

Job postings that featured IT Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Exeter.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Exeter

IT Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support in Exeter

IT Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support in Exeter

IT Support Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Exeter region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM