The median contractor rate for a Technical Support was £288 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Technical Support
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 105 96
Rank change year-on-year +34 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support 14 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.28% 0.20% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.21% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 10
Median daily rate £288 - £235
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £255 £250
% change year-on-year -29.41% +2.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -24.28% +25.00%  

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 1076 1412 1464
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 98.44% 95.79% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 998 1048
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 39
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.56 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Leeds

Technical Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Support in Leeds

Technical Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Leeds over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Support in Leeds

Technical Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Support in Leeds

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Technical 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 Leeds region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
2 8 (53.33%) Programme Management
2 8 (53.33%) Mac OS X
2 8 (53.33%) 3G
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 8 (53.33%) VB
2 8 (53.33%) SAP
2 8 (53.33%) Unix
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) GPRS
2 8 (53.33%) GSM
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
2 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (53.33%) Wireless
2 8 (53.33%) Electronics
2 8 (53.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (53.33%) SGSN
2 8 (53.33%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (53.33%) Android
2 8 (53.33%) LTE
2 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
2 8 (53.33%) Marketing
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Phone
2 8 (53.33%) MobileIron

Technical Support 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (53.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) 3G
1 8 (53.33%) GPRS
1 8 (53.33%) GSM
1 8 (53.33%) LAN
1 8 (53.33%) LTE
1 8 (53.33%) SGSN
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
1 8 (53.33%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
General
1 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (53.33%) Electronics
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
2 8 (53.33%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Billing
3 3 (20.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) e-Learning
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Android
1 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
1 8 (53.33%) Mac OS X
1 8 (53.33%) Unix
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (53.33%) Programme Management
2 3 (20.00%) Analytics
2 3 (20.00%) Coaching
2 3 (20.00%) Document Management
2 3 (20.00%) Logistics
2 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
1 8 (53.33%) PHP
1 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
1 8 (53.33%) VB
2 3 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) A+ Certification
1 3 (20.00%) DBS Check
1 3 (20.00%) MCDST
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) MobileIron
1 8 (53.33%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Xerox
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