The median contractor rate for an IT Support was £150 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 22 June 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 49 41
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.84% 0.22% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.23% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £150 - £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £136 £150 £160
% change year-on-year -9.16% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £10.86 £10.88 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.11% +8.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.64 £14.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year -2.58% +0.93%  

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 347 427 426
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 96.66% 95.31% 97.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 222 255
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £609 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 6
Median hourly rate £12.23 £10.88 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.41% -43.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Nottingham

IT Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support in Nottingham

IT Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support in Nottingham

IT Support Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Nottingham region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V2
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

IT 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL V2
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft