The median contractor rate for an IT Support was £150 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 3 months to 24 June 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
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 39 32
Rank change year-on-year +18 -7  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.76% 1.53% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.67% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £150 £315 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.38% +57.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £135 £150 £160
% change year-on-year -10.00% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.64 £14.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year -2.58% +0.93%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 124 300 177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 94.66% 91.74% 91.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 226 127
Median daily rate £388 £475 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.42% +32.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 9
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £32.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington that featured IT Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Warrington

IT Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support in Warrington

IT Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support in Warrington

IT Support Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT 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 Warrington region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft