The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Network Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 57 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.32% 0.19% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.21% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £270 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +54.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.33 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+11.65% -
Network 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 South 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
596 476 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.15% 92.43% 93.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 331 204
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 41 29
Median hourly rate £20.19 £12.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.22% -21.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Support
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Network Support Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Support
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Network Support Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Support
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -10 1 - -
Network Support
Yorkshire

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Network 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) WSH
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) Facilities Management
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) F5

Network Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Facilities Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft