Period
to 23 May 2019

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £263 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 May 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 157 163 147
Rank change year-on-year +6 -16 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 32 38 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.71% 0.78% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.82% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 22
Yorkshire median daily rate £263 £219 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +4.17% -12.50%
10th Percentile £130 £136 £113
90th Percentile £314 £375 £373
England median daily rate £225 £220 £240
% change year-on-year +2.27% -8.33% -12.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £9.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +56.49% -90.18%
10th Percentile £11.26 £10.39 £7.05
90th Percentile £18.04 £18.29 £12.10
England median hourly rate £15.49 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +6.83% - -3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,294 4,650 4,096
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.59% 95.76% 97.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,862 3,081 2,577
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 168 159
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £15.86 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.27% +24.39% -8.31%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.79 £9.20
90th Percentile £35.00 £41.76 £27.69
England median hourly rate £19.08 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.12% -2.62% -2.54%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Analyst in Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
South Yorkshire -5 17 £180 -48.57% 6
West Yorkshire +7 14 £298 +33.71% 15
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Support Analyst
England

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

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

1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) ITIL
3 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
3 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.63%) LAN
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
6 4 (12.50%) Data Ingestion
6 4 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Data Governance
6 4 (12.50%) Office 365
6 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (12.50%) SLA
6 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 4 (12.50%) Migration
7 3 (9.38%) SCADA
7 3 (9.38%) Avaya
7 3 (9.38%) VoIP
7 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
7 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
7 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
7 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.25%) Software Deployment
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) LAN
2 3 (9.38%) VoIP
3 2 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) DHCP
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) Snowflake Schema
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) COM
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Driving Licence
2 3 (9.38%) SCADA
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Unix
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (12.50%) Data Governance
3 4 (12.50%) Data Ingestion
3 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 4 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (12.50%) Migration
3 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.25%) ITSM
5 2 (6.25%) Service Management
5 2 (6.25%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) Change Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Management
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C#
1 1 (3.13%) Perl
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.13%) MCDST
2 1 (3.13%) MCP
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Avaya
3 1 (3.13%) BT
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.13%) Veeam