The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 77 105 76
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -29
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 12 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.06% 0.19% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.20% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £180 £125 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £160 £155
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £10.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +54.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £15.20 £9.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £16.80 £13.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
IT Support
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1072 1500 1091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.87% 93.81% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 996 720
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 46 34
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £10.00 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

IT Support
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

IT Support Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

IT Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

IT Support Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

IT Support
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

IT Support Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Leeds region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) MS Office
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 3 (18.75%) Time Management
6 3 (18.75%) Software Licensing
7 2 (12.50%) SLA
7 2 (12.50%) Marketing
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Publishing
7 2 (12.50%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) ITSM
7 2 (12.50%) LAN
7 2 (12.50%) WAN
7 2 (12.50%) NHS
7 2 (12.50%) Intranet
7 2 (12.50%) MS Access
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
8 1 (6.25%) .NET
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
8 1 (6.25%) IIS
8 1 (6.25%) C#
8 1 (6.25%) Delphi

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Software Licensing
2 3 (18.75%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITSM
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Delphi
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
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