Period
to 20 April 2019

The median contractor rate for an IT Support was £335 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

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
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 51 53
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 -6
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.16% 0.83% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.88% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Warwickshire median daily rate £335 £145 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +131.03% +28.89% -51.51%
10th Percentile £217 £138 £103
90th Percentile £395 £153 £114
West Midlands median daily rate £155 £148 £120
% change year-on-year +5.08% +22.92% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Warwickshire median hourly rate £9.00 £28.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.86% +83.61% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £12.42 £15.00
% change year-on-year +20.77% -17.20% -6.25%

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 496 565 659
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 94.17% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 310 408
Warwickshire median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £280 £225 £213
90th Percentile £588 £585 £539
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 64
Warwickshire median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £23.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +6.50% +17.38%
10th Percentile £9.00 £12.85 £11.52
90th Percentile £39.90 £31.73 £30.77
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.49% +11.67%

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 20 April 2019.

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
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 20 April 2019. 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
Rugby - 4 £343 -
Leamington Spa +5 1 £143 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 - - 1
IT Support
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) HNC
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (16.67%) CyberArk
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) Remedy
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) EMC

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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) HNC
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) CyberArk
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy