The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £266 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 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.

Support Analyst
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 108 91
Rank change year-on-year +13 -17  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 7 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.78% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.81% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 14
Median daily rate £266 £240 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.93% -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £183 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £298 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £219 £225
% change year-on-year -4.00% -2.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £9.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +64.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.41
% change year-on-year - +4.43%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1402 1984 2003
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.84% 96.40% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 947 1375 1378
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £535 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 38 60
Median hourly rate £15.86 £14.13 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.28% +3.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bradford - 5 £266 - 3
Wakefield -3 2 - - 1
Leeds +6 1 - - 7
Support Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (45.00%) Windows
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (20.00%) Legal
3 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (15.00%) SCCM
4 3 (15.00%) MOS
4 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) SAP
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (10.00%) SAN
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) MCP
5 2 (10.00%) MCSE
5 2 (10.00%) Dell
5 2 (10.00%) SLA
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (10.00%) LAN
5 2 (10.00%) WAN
5 2 (10.00%) Firewall
5 2 (10.00%) Wireless
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) MCTS
5 2 (10.00%) MCITP
5 2 (10.00%) Marketing

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) Skype
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
1 2 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) Extranet
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (20.00%) Legal
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Electronics
4 1 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL
1 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.00%) Change Control
2 1 (5.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 1 (5.00%) CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (5.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Document Management
2 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (5.00%) Time Management
2 1 (5.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MOS
2 2 (10.00%) MCITP
2 2 (10.00%) MCP
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) MCTS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Dell
3 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (10.00%) Veeam
4 1 (5.00%) Altiris
4 1 (5.00%) Lotus
4 1 (5.00%) NetMotion Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
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