Period
to 14 October 2019

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £186 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 61 69
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 30 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.10% 1.31% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 1.37% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 2
South Yorkshire median daily rate £186 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.86% +55.56% -12.62%
10th Percentile £154 £170 £121
90th Percentile £238 £453 £326
Yorkshire median daily rate £200 £275 £138
% change year-on-year -27.27% +100.00% -38.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.39 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.92% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.32 £12.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +14.56% -21.88% +8.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 924 803 748
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.45% 95.71% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 515 417
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% -0.61%
10th Percentile £200 £215 £170
90th Percentile £550 £538 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 19
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.78 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.47% +7.14% -5.85%
10th Percentile £9.53 £10.11 £10.83
90th Percentile £17.09 £34.50 £29.90
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year -1.59% +12.50% +0.61%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in South Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in South Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Analyst in South Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in South Yorkshire

Support Analyst
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 Support Analyst within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 22 £187 -39.68% 4
Doncaster +6 3 - -
Support Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, Support Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (66.67%) ITIL
2 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
5 7 (23.33%) NHS
5 7 (23.33%) HP
5 7 (23.33%) Service Management
5 7 (23.33%) ITSM
5 7 (23.33%) Migration
5 7 (23.33%) Office 365
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
6 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (16.67%) Avaya
7 5 (16.67%) VoIP
7 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (16.67%) Handset
7 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 5 (16.67%) Samsung
7 5 (16.67%) Driving Licence
7 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
8 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (10.00%) Public Sector
8 3 (10.00%) SCADA
8 3 (10.00%) LAN
8 3 (10.00%) SQL
9 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
9 2 (6.67%) IIS
9 2 (6.67%) VPN

Support Analyst 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) VoIP
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) Skype
3 2 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) NHS
2 5 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 5 (16.67%) Handset
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) SCADA
4 2 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) Android
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) ITSM
2 7 (23.33%) Migration
2 7 (23.33%) Service Management
3 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.33%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) HP
3 5 (16.67%) Avaya
3 5 (16.67%) Samsung
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) F5
4 1 (3.33%) Veeam