Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Support was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 18 January 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.

Technical Support
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 73 70
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.21% 0.44% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.46% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £350 £388 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +35.96% -10.24%
10th Percentile £325 £328 £268
90th Percentile £375 £394 £303
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £330 £188
% change year-on-year +6.06% +76.00% -49.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - £12.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.85 - £12.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Nottinghamshire with a recognized job title 893 872 882
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.60% 96.14% 96.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 488 502
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £265 £225
90th Percentile £563 £535 £519
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 33 54
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £10.46
90th Percentile £22.15 £25.00 £30.93
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.97 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +10.85% - -3.57%

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings that featured Technical Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Nottinghamshire

Technical Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Support in Nottinghamshire

Technical Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Support in Nottinghamshire

Technical Support
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -1 2 £350 -9.68% 4
Technical Support
East Midlands

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle