The median contractor rate for a Technical Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 29 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.

Technical Support
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.28% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £253 £274
% change year-on-year -28.71% -7.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £13.68
% change year-on-year - +13.34%  

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 348 474 376
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 98.03% 96.54% 98.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 224 182
Median daily rate £368 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £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 17 20
Median hourly rate £12.23 £15.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.12% -13.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £48.50 £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Nottingham

Technical Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Support in Nottingham

Technical Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Support in Nottingham

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP

Technical 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle