Period
to 17 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Support was £240 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 17 December 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.

IT Support
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 48 53
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 7 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.26% 1.65% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.78% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Warwickshire median daily rate £240 £130 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +84.62% +6.12% -31.94%
10th Percentile £127 £115 £105
90th Percentile £403 £157 £169
West Midlands median daily rate £139 £140 £135
% change year-on-year -0.89% +3.70% -23.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Warwickshire median hourly rate £9.00 - £12.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £12.59 £13.00
% change year-on-year +19.19% -3.19% +17.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 519 562 729
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.51% 92.89% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 325 469
Warwickshire median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £181 £234
90th Percentile £575 £538 £544
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 60
Warwickshire median hourly rate £15.85 £30.50 £16.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.03% +89.15% -29.89%
10th Percentile £9.37 £17.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £28.63 £34.45 £40.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.43% +16.67% -11.76%

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Warwickshire

IT Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support in Warwickshire

IT Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Support in Warwickshire

IT Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support in Warwickshire

IT Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for IT Support in Warwickshire

IT Support
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Warwick -2 2 £128 +10.87%
Rugby - 2 £375 - 3
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 - - 1
Gaydon - 1 - -
IT Support
West Midlands

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warwickshire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) CyberArk
3 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) WSUS
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) PLM
3 1 (14.29%) ENOVIA

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ENOVIA
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) CAE
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
1 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) PLM
1 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
1 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) CyberArk
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle