The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West 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 25 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 120 116 106
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.098% 0.20% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.21% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £205
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £240 £300
% change year-on-year
+29.68% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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 West 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1953 1887 1702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.11% 94.92% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1354 1248 1128
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 61 66
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.87% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £36.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Support
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Support Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Support
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Support Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Support
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Leeds -7 2 £325 - 2
Network Support
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) XenMobile
4 1 (25.00%) NetQoS
4 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (25.00%) Telepresence
4 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) e-Health
4 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) FTP

Network Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) RIP
3 1 (25.00%) Telepresence
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) e-Health
1 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView
1 1 (25.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) NetQoS
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire