The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £165 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 52 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 2 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.43% - 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Median daily rate £165 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £238 £220
% change year-on-year -21.05% +7.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 446 512 390
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 96.12% 96.60% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 344 258
Median daily rate £400 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 24
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.25 £9.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.50 £30.00
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 South Yorkshire

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in South Yorkshire

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Sophos
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Local Government
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) WSH
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Sophos
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Sage