The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 147 148 109
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support 7 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.16% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Median daily rate £300 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £315 £309
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £230 £288
% change year-on-year
+46.73% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £81.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.76 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.38% +14.53%
Network 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
2892 3031 2228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.72% 95.22% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1885 2051 1347
Median daily rate £385 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 151 119
Median hourly rate £13.28 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.43 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Network Support
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Support Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Network Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Support Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Network 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 Network Support within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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 +9 3 £300 -7.69% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £301 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £319 -
Network Support
England

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Yorkshire region featuring Network Support in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) CCIE
5 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (30.00%) BGP
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) MPLS
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) CCDA
6 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
7 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (10.00%) vCloud
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012

Network 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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Broadband
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) FTP
5 1 (10.00%) OSPF
5 1 (10.00%) SSL
5 1 (10.00%) Telepresence
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) CCIE
4 2 (20.00%) CCDA
5 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (10.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (10.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Akamai
3 1 (10.00%) Avaya
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire