The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 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.

Support Analyst
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 76 75
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 12 36 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.90% 1.84% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.91% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 20
Median daily rate £200 £204 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% -8.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £143 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £358 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £193 £238 £220
% change year-on-year -18.87% +7.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £180.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1614.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £14.19
% change year-on-year -1.66% +5.72%  

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 1296 1885 1764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.86% 96.47% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 842 1286 1104
Median daily rate £400 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 69 89
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.06 £8.75 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Analyst in West Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 28 March 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
Leeds -11 9 £128 -46.03% 5
Bradford 0 1 £375 +70.45% 1
Pudsey - 1 £200 -
Wakefield - 1 £275 - 1
Support Analyst
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
3 9 (36.00%) MS Office
3 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (16.00%) Legal
6 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.00%) SLA
6 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (12.00%) Office 365
7 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
7 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (12.00%) Skype
7 3 (12.00%) SCOM
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (12.00%) Marketing
7 3 (12.00%) SAP
7 3 (12.00%) MOS
7 3 (12.00%) PMO
8 2 (8.00%) IT Strategy
8 2 (8.00%) Law
8 2 (8.00%) Electronics
8 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
8 2 (8.00%) VMware
8 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (8.00%) Citrix
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL

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 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (4.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Skype
2 1 (4.00%) ADSL
2 1 (4.00%) Extranet
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) MPLS
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Legal
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Electronics
4 2 (8.00%) Law
4 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (8.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL
1 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (8.00%) Time Management
2 1 (4.00%) Case Management
2 1 (4.00%) Change Control
2 1 (4.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (4.00%) Document Management
2 1 (4.00%) High Availability
2 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (4.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) MOS
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) MCP
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) MCTS
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 3 (12.00%) PMO
3 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCOM
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) Grafana
3 1 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) LexisNexis
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (4.00%) Splunk
4 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
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