The median contractor rate for a 1st Line Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 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.

First Line Support
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 48 46
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.29% 0.23% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.24% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate - - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £110 £90 -
% change year-on-year +22.22% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £8.00 £22.50 £7.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.44% +212.93%  
Yorkshire median hourly rate £8.83 £10.20 £9.50
% change year-on-year -13.48% +7.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 320 419 409
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 93.84% 94.80% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 1006 857
South Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +18.51%  
10th Percentile £113 £260 £250
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 62
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +80.00%  
10th Percentile £10.50 £14.00 £7.19
90th Percentile £31.15 £33.75 £19.80
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £15.32 £12.75
% change year-on-year -18.40% +20.15%  

1st Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings that featured 1st Line Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support in South Yorkshire

1st Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 1st Line Support in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for 1st Line Support in South Yorkshire

1st Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 1st Line Support in South Yorkshire

1st Line Support
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
Doncaster -6 1 - -
1st Line Support
Yorkshire

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 1st Line 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 South Yorkshire region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Break/Fix

1st Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Break/Fix
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft