The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Systems Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 106 102 84
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.065% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.069% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £240
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.34% -5.50%
Systems 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
1410 1455 1112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.66% 95.16% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 997 1042 782
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 26
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £27.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Systems Support
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Support Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Systems Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Support Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Systems 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 Systems Support in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Database Optimisation
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) SCADA
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Migration

Systems 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) Database Optimisation
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat