Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 25 July 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 41 48
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.29% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £115 £153 £130
% change year-on-year -24.59% +17.31% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate - £11.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.11% -21.74%
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £14.44
% change year-on-year +57.89% -34.19% +44.35%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 239 341 360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 94.09% 94.20% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 206 214
Staffordshire median daily rate £345 £338 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% -6.57% +12.02%
10th Percentile £205 £175 £250
90th Percentile £475 £488 £454
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.19% +9.38% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 31
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.07% -9.38% +16.36%
10th Percentile £10.59 £11.17 £10.50
90th Percentile £26.05 £46.60 £21.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.67% -14.29% +9.38%

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Staffordshire

IT Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support in Staffordshire

IT Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support in Staffordshire