Period
to 10 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 10 December 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
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 11
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport - 1.89% 10.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.13% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Stockport median daily rate - £115 -
Manchester median daily rate £263 £175 £138
% change year-on-year +50.00% +27.27% -38.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Stockport median hourly rate - £13.50 £13.50
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +34.62% -3.70% +8.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport. 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
Stockport
Contract vacancies in Stockport with a recognized job title 106 141 68
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.15% 88.68% 98.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 103 27
Stockport median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.77% +1.56%
10th Percentile £157 £298 £213
90th Percentile £493 £538 £430
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 28
Stockport median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -54.41% +142.86%
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.75 £12.75
90th Percentile £42.00 £33.63 £40.00
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +16.20% -7.69% +12.07%

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Stockport

IT Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support in Stockport