Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Systems Support was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 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.

Systems Support
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 198 205
Rank change year-on-year +19 +7 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support 4 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.090% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £388 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.03% +82.35% -33.59%
10th Percentile £223 £305 £164
90th Percentile £288 £438 £363
England median daily rate £275 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -21.43% - +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 - -
England median hourly rate £23.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +30.56% - -2.70%

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 4294 5188 5852
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.13% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2846 3331 3898
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 143 198 320
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.34% +0.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.48 £9.00
90th Percentile £38.58 £29.88 £28.78
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Systems Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support in Yorkshire

Systems Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Support in Yorkshire

Systems Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Support in Yorkshire

Systems Support
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 Systems Support within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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 +19 3 £275 -35.29% 2
East Yorkshire -7 1 - -
Systems Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Systems Support 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 Systems Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) FMCG
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Unix

Systems Support 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) SAP