The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 106 134 94
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -40
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 26 12 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.08% 0.39% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.41% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Median daily rate £155 £125 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -35.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £99 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £143 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £160 £155
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 21
Median hourly rate £11.88 £14.50 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.10% +42.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.73 £13.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.55 £17.25 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
IT Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2306 2906 2459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.37% 94.26% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1491 1891 1520
Median daily rate £388 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 162 146
Median hourly rate £14.57 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.03% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

IT Support
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

IT Support Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

IT Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

IT Support Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

IT Support
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

IT Support Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

IT Support
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 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
West Yorkshire +30 18 £180 +30.90% 10
South Yorkshire - 6 £110 - 2
North Yorkshire +6 1 £200 +60.00%
IT Support
England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT 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 Yorkshire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 28 (60.87%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
4 13 (28.26%) MS Office
5 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
5 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
6 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
7 7 (15.22%) Service Management
7 7 (15.22%) SLA
7 7 (15.22%) ITIL
8 6 (13.04%) VMware
8 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
8 6 (13.04%) SQL
8 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
9 5 (10.87%) Project Management
9 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (10.87%) Internet
9 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
10 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
10 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (8.70%) Finance
10 4 (8.70%) WAN
10 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (6.52%) Office 365
11 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (6.52%) Time Management
11 3 (6.52%) Software Licensing
11 3 (6.52%) Intranet
11 3 (6.52%) NHS

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.52%) IIS
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Office
2 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Internet
2 4 (8.70%) WAN
3 3 (6.52%) Intranet
3 3 (6.52%) LAN
4 2 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) NAS
5 1 (2.17%) SSL
5 1 (2.17%) VoIP
5 1 (2.17%) VPN
5 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) MS Access
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
2 3 (6.52%) Publishing
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
1 1 (2.17%) jQuery
1 1 (2.17%) Software Packaging
1 1 (2.17%) WAP
1 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) NHS
2 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.17%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) CMDB
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) ITIL
1 7 (15.22%) Service Management
2 5 (10.87%) Project Management
3 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.52%) ITSM
4 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.52%) Software Licensing
4 3 (6.52%) Time Management
5 2 (4.35%) Business Transformation
5 2 (4.35%) CRM
5 2 (4.35%) ERP
5 2 (4.35%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (4.35%) Password Management
5 2 (4.35%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.17%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.17%) Information Governance
6 1 (2.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.17%) C
3 1 (2.17%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) Delphi
3 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.17%) MCP
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.17%) MetaFrame
4 1 (2.17%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Progress
4 1 (2.17%) Remedy
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) WatchGuard
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