Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a 1st Line Support was £120 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 24 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.

First Line Support
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 77 57
Rank change year-on-year +2 -20 0
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 4 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.46% 0.45% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.47% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Nottingham median daily rate £120 - £110
10th Percentile £104 - £105
90th Percentile £136 - £115
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £101 - £110
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Nottingham median hourly rate £11.90 £10.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.00% - -13.04%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.00 £8.90
90th Percentile £12.30 £10.00 £11.70
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.30 £10.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year +23.00% - -13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Contract vacancies in Nottingham with a recognized job title 827 843 801
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.06% 95.15% 96.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 447 502
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £269 £275 £213
90th Percentile £563 £550 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 24 36
Nottingham median hourly rate £13.11 £12.28 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.82% -1.80% -3.85%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £28.50 £23.95 £20.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.23 £12.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +5.80% -7.41% +3.85%

1st Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

Job postings that featured 1st Line Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottingham.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support in Nottingham

1st Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 1st Line Support in Nottingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for 1st Line Support in Nottingham

1st Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support in Nottingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 1st Line Support in Nottingham

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 1st Line 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 Nottingham region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP

1st Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft