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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank - 109 73
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.19% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £213 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -2.22%
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
1322 1560 932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.01% 95.30% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 1065 598
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 46 35
Median hourly rate £14.78 £13.60 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.73% +13.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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

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