Period
to 19 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a 3rd Line Infrastructure Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 19 November 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.

Third Line Infrastructure Support
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 180 211
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Infrastructure Support 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.11% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
West Midlands median daily rate - £400 -
England median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £19.50 -
England median hourly rate £33.75 £13.03 -
% change year-on-year +159.12% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4,848 4,509 5,867
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.06% 94.75% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,990 2,845 3,520
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £231 £213 £231
90th Percentile £575 £540 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 198 238
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £17.13 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.45% +14.17% -11.76%
10th Percentile £10.86 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £38.75 £43.75 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.56 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.34% +0.34% +2.78%

3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Infrastructure Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Infrastructure Support in the West Midlands

3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 3rd Line Infrastructure Support in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for 3rd Line Infrastructure Support in the West Midlands

3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Infrastructure Support in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 3rd Line Infrastructure Support in the West Midlands