The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 33 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 3 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.33% 2.95% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 3.08% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £125 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £150 £150
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £15.85 £14.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% +16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.87 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -0.92%
IT Support
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 North Yorkshire 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
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
217 227 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 96.02% 95.78% 96.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 144 112
Average daily rate £300 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 12
Average hourly rate £32.50 £14.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.13% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.81 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £19.50 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

IT Support
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

IT Support Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

IT Support
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

IT Support Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

IT Support
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +4 2 £125 - 1
Northallerton - 1 - -
Selby - 1 £125 -
IT Support
Yorkshire

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) MS Office
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 2 (22.22%) LAN
7 2 (22.22%) SLA
7 2 (22.22%) WAN
7 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (22.22%) VMware
7 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (22.22%) Kaspersky
8 1 (11.11%) Mitel
8 1 (11.11%) Degree
8 1 (11.11%) Line 500
8 1 (11.11%) iPhone
8 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Kaspersky
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Mitel
3 1 (11.11%) Sage