The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Support Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Consultant
Rank - 117 96
Contract jobs requiring a Support Consultant 0 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.36% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.37% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £20.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+41.25% +15.94%
Support Consultant
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
1798 2151 1557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.51% 96.11% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1153 1448 935
Median daily rate £380 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 96 77
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Support Consultant Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Support Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Consultant Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Support Consultant 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 Support Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Support Consultant 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat