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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Rank 80 92 77
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 8 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.72% 0.073% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.076% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £130 - £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £160 £140
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.94 - £10.10
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 - £10.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 - £10.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £13.87
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -2.66%

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
1081 1316 1027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.78% 96.41% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 915 707
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 35
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.50 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

IT Support Daily Rate Histogram 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) MS Office
4 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (25.00%) Marketing
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Time Management
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) NHS
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Electronics
6 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) SAP
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) SLA
6 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (12.50%) MS Access
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Asset Management

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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
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 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 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 3 (18.75%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) 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 3 (18.75%) Time Management
2 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) High Availability
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Delphi
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle