Period
to 18 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an ICT Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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.

ICT Support
England > North West
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 206 233
Contract jobs requiring an ICT Support 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.035% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.037% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
North West median daily rate - £173 -
England median daily rate £269 £165 £165
% change year-on-year +62.88% - -9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
North West median hourly rate - - £14.86
England median hourly rate £13.50 £11.00 £14.86
% change year-on-year +22.73% -25.98% +18.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5,844 5,469 7,092
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.27% 94.70% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,647 3,321 4,374
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £240 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 257 269
North West median hourly rate £18.79 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.05% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.18 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.25 £47.39
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +6.83%

ICT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for ICT Support in the North West

ICT Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ICT Support in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for ICT Support in the North West

ICT Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ICT Support in the North West