Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Support was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 19 January 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.

Technical Support
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 85 73
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support 3 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.27% 0.16% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.17% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Wiltshire median daily rate £365 £320 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.06% -28.89% +70.13%
10th Percentile £358 £310 £373
90th Percentile £675 £330 £484
South West median daily rate £213 £320 £425
% change year-on-year -33.59% -24.71% +70.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £32.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,042 1,205 1,369
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.47% 94.96% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 839 950
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £217 £220
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 37 49
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.25 £38.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.22% +24.19% +41.71%
10th Percentile £13.00 £16.90 £12.50
90th Percentile £40.08 £47.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year -9.09% -13.39% +58.75%

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Wiltshire

Technical Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Support in Wiltshire

Technical Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Support in Wiltshire

Technical Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Support in Wiltshire

Technical Support
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Corsham - 3 £365 -
Technical Support
South West

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Technical 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 Wiltshire region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Military
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Gemalto
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) VMware

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CA
1 1 (33.33%) Gemalto
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware