The median contractor rate for a Desktop Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Desktop Support
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank - 45 41
Contract jobs requiring a Desktop Support 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham - 0.61% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.64% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £180 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £145 £155
% change year-on-year +3.44% -6.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £15.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year +1.00% +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 Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 343 471 352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 97.72% 96.12% 98.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 230 167
Median daily rate £365 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 18
Median hourly rate £12.23 £15.25 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.83% -8.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £48.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Desktop Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham that featured Desktop Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Desktop Support in Nottingham

Desktop Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Desktop Support in Nottingham

Desktop Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Desktop Support in Nottingham