Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 20 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.

Technical Support
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 66 56
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support 0 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon - 0.14% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.15% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Swindon median daily rate - £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +80.00% +92.31%
Wiltshire median daily rate £365 £325 £233
% change year-on-year +12.31% +39.78% +78.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 640 663 755
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 93.70% 95.67% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 466 523
Swindon median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.45% -9.38% +1.27%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £557
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 41
Swindon median hourly rate £13.50 £20.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.15% +21.84% -25.22%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.65 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.50 £47.08 £21.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £16.91
% change year-on-year +7.14% +106.95% -24.83%

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Swindon

Technical Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Support in Swindon

Technical Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Support in Swindon