The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £128 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Analyst
Rank 79 64 61
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 9 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.89% 2.08% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 2.16% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 17
Median daily rate £128 £233 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.16% +50.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £179 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £347 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £238 £220
% change year-on-year -21.05% +7.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £180.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1061.29%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.33% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 988 1345 1099
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.24% 96.48% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 936 725
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £299 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 42
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £12.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -3.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.20 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Leeds

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Leeds

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Leeds over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Analyst in Leeds

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Leeds

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Leeds region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) MS Office
4 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Legal
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) MOS
6 3 (15.79%) Marketing
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (10.53%) Law
7 2 (10.53%) Electronics
7 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.53%) SAP
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) MCP
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix
7 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
7 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
8 1 (5.26%) Case Management
8 1 (5.26%) Marketing Automation

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) ADSL
1 1 (5.26%) Extranet
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) MPLS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 4 (21.05%) Legal
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 2 (10.53%) Law
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) CentOS
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
1 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL
1 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
1 2 (10.53%) Time Management
2 1 (5.26%) Case Management
2 1 (5.26%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 1 (5.26%) CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (5.26%) Document Management
2 1 (5.26%) High Availability
2 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.26%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) MOS
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) MCTS
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Grafana
1 1 (5.26%) Nagios
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) LexisNexis
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
3 1 (5.26%) Splunk
3 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard
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