Period
to 27 November 2021

The median contractor rate for a Support Officer was £105 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

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.

Support Officer
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 48 - 38
Rank change year-on-year - +38 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Support Officer 3 0 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 0.87% - 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £105 - -
South Wales median daily rate £175 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.31 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £21.31 - £13.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport. 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
Newport
Contract vacancies in Newport with a recognized job title 329 181 251
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.09% 92.35% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 131 194
10th Percentile £222 £183 £300
25th Percentile £413 £400 £358
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £509 £475 £440
Median % change year-on-year +7.05% +7.95% +3.53%
75th Percentile £565 £525 £513
90th Percentile £638 £550 £560
South Wales median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 17
10th Percentile £12.84 £13.83 £16.78
25th Percentile £19.06 £16.13 £19.18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.90 £19.53
Median % change year-on-year +19.62% +7.01% -11.23%
75th Percentile £29.75 £23.75 £42.00
90th Percentile £44.69 £24.93 "
South Wales median hourly rate £19.50 £16.50 £18.10
% change year-on-year +18.18% -8.83% +33.88%

Support Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings that featured Support Officer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Support Officer in Newport

Support Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Support Officer in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Support Officer in Newport

Support Officer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Support Officer in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for Support Officer in Newport

Support Officer Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, Support Officer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region featuring Support Officer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
1 2 (66.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (33.33%) Project Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Organisational Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working

Support Officer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (33.33%) Organisational Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Social Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) Project Delivery
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft