Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £344 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Support Analyst
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 36 55
Rank change year-on-year +11 +19 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 2.84% 1.66% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 1.71% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Bradford median daily rate £344 £220 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.25% +15.79% -10.59%
10th Percentile £232 £109 £154
90th Percentile £388 £347 £230
West Yorkshire median daily rate £220 £233 £225
% change year-on-year -5.38% +3.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Bradford median hourly rate - £10.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.08% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% +11.54% +30.00%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 201 293 451
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 95.26% 97.02% 96.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 185 229
Bradford median daily rate £425 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +17.65% +4.62%
10th Percentile £220 £233 £225
90th Percentile £588 £550 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 29
Bradford median hourly rate £24.50 £10.94 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +124.00% -24.57% +38.10%
10th Percentile £14.38 £8.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £32.25 £25.33 £27.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.10 £12.10 £13.60
% change year-on-year +16.53% -11.00% +4.58%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings that featured Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Bradford

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Support Analyst in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Bradford

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Bradford over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Analyst in Bradford

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Bradford

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, Support Analyst 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 Bradford region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Veeam
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) WSUS
3 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) EqualLogic
4 1 (16.67%) iPad
4 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) Lotus
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (16.67%) SAP HR

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Data Entry
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
2 2 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) Altiris
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) NetMotion Wireless