Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support Analyst was £138 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Second Line Support Analyst
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 139 156
Rank change year-on-year +6 +17 -43
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Analyst 8 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.35% 0.42% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.44% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Leeds median daily rate £138 £110 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -50.00% -6.38%
10th Percentile £113 £100 £210
90th Percentile £160 £244 £230
West Yorkshire median daily rate £138 £110 £188
% change year-on-year +25.00% -41.33% -20.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £14.57 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.75% -10.37% -
10th Percentile £19.25 £14.22 £14.68
90th Percentile £21.75 £21.10 £18.43
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £14.57 £15.00
% change year-on-year +40.75% -2.90% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2188 2511 3040
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 95.91% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1665 2104
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £263
90th Percentile £545 £558 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 44 95
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.61 £10.20 £8.81
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.28 £36.22
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.00%

2nd Line Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured 2nd Line Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Analyst in Leeds

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 2nd Line Support Analyst in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for 2nd Line Support Analyst in Leeds

2nd Line Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Analyst in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Support Analyst in Leeds

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 2nd Line 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 Leeds region featuring 2nd Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Office 365
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
5 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (12.50%) SLA
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (12.50%) CRM
7 1 (12.50%) Time Management
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
7 1 (12.50%) Life Science
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (12.50%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow

2nd Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Life Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow