Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £150 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 126 105
Rank change year-on-year -15 -21 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 44 74 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.00% 1.37% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.43% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 47
Yorkshire median daily rate £150 £211 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.99% -35.00% +44.44%
10th Percentile £107 £105 £174
90th Percentile £244 £304 £394
England median daily rate £264 £233 £274
% change year-on-year +13.20% -14.89% +10.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 28
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.57 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.85% +12.04% -10.34%
10th Percentile £12.53 £9.50 £9.25
90th Percentile £18.60 £21.58 £18.75
England median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -1.56%

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 4240 5174 5880
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.12% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2813 3323 3917
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £221 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 198 320
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.35 £14.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.34% +0.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.48 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £29.88 £28.78
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire -2 31 £190 -10.59% 6
North Yorkshire +7 9 £125 +4.17% 2
South Yorkshire +14 3 £100 -61.17% 1
East Yorkshire -11 1 - -
Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 17 (38.64%) Windows
3 15 (34.09%) ITIL
4 13 (29.55%) Office 365
4 13 (29.55%) SCCM
5 12 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 11 (25.00%) Driving Licence
6 11 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.64%) Client/Server
8 6 (13.64%) SQL
8 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
8 6 (13.64%) Data Centre Operations
8 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (11.36%) Java
10 4 (9.09%) Oracle
10 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (9.09%) Unix
10 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
10 4 (9.09%) Change Management
10 4 (9.09%) Migration
10 4 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (6.82%) GDPR
11 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
11 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
11 3 (6.82%) Veeam
11 3 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (6.82%) System Testing
11 3 (6.82%) COBOL

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 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 13 (29.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
1 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
1 2 (4.55%) LAN
1 2 (4.55%) SAN
1 2 (4.55%) WAN
1 2 (4.55%) Wireless
2 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Law
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) Client/Server
2 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (2.27%) Life Science
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 11 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ITIL
2 6 (13.64%) Data Centre Operations
3 4 (9.09%) Change Management
3 4 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (6.82%) System Testing
4 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (2.27%) CRM
6 1 (2.27%) Data Entry
6 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.27%) Information Governance
6 1 (2.27%) Information Management
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) COBOL
4 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) GDPR
2 2 (4.55%) SLA
3 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (29.55%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Veeam
4 2 (4.55%) Dell
4 2 (4.55%) EqualLogic
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.27%) Altiris
5 1 (2.27%) Apple
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix
5 1 (2.27%) Lotus
5 1 (2.27%) NetApp
5 1 (2.27%) NetMotion Wireless
5 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.27%) Syncsort
5 1 (2.27%) VMware