The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 49 69 54
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 27 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.21% 1.74% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 1.84% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 11
Median daily rate £190 £280 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +64.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £173 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £345 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £283 £200
% change year-on-year
-22.12% +41.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Median hourly rate £18.75 £10.19 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.00% -27.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £9.24 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.15 £11.14 £16.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Support Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
779 1301 1102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.74% 94.14% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 712 593
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 60 62
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £33.50 £20.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Support Analyst in the job title.

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +19 22 £190 -32.86% 3
Support Analyst
South East

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (48.21%) ITIL
2 22 (39.29%) Finance
3 18 (32.14%) Windows
4 17 (30.36%) Linux
5 15 (26.79%) MS Office
5 15 (26.79%) Java
5 15 (26.79%) SQL
6 14 (25.00%) Retail
7 13 (23.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (23.21%) SAP
7 13 (23.21%) Tomcat
7 13 (23.21%) J2SE
8 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
9 11 (19.64%) Change Management
9 11 (19.64%) Bash Shell
10 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 8 (14.29%) SLA
11 8 (14.29%) XML Schema
11 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (14.29%) XML
11 8 (14.29%) XSLT
11 8 (14.29%) Oracle
11 8 (14.29%) Log4j
11 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database
12 7 (12.50%) Windows 7
12 7 (12.50%) Banking
12 7 (12.50%) Incident Management
12 7 (12.50%) Python
12 7 (12.50%) IBM

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 13 (23.21%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Office
2 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.79%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Network Security
2 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.57%) ATM
3 2 (3.57%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) LAN
3 2 (3.57%) PBX
3 2 (3.57%) VoIP
3 2 (3.57%) WAN
3 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 7 (12.50%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Log4j
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 14 (25.00%) Retail
3 7 (12.50%) Banking
4 5 (8.93%) Automotive
4 5 (8.93%) German Language
4 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
5 4 (7.14%) Cantonese Language
5 4 (7.14%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (3.57%) Electronics
6 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.57%) Marketing
6 2 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) J2SE
2 8 (14.29%) XML
2 8 (14.29%) XML Schema
2 8 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (1.79%) .NET
3 1 (1.79%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.14%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.57%) iPad
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Windows
2 17 (30.36%) Linux
3 13 (23.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) Unix
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) ITIL
2 11 (19.64%) Change Management
3 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 6 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (8.93%) B2C
6 5 (8.93%) ITIL V3
7 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 4 (7.14%) Service Management
8 3 (5.36%) Email Filtering
8 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.36%) Web Filtering
9 2 (3.57%) Coaching
9 2 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.57%) Fault Management
9 2 (3.57%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.57%) Release Management
9 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.57%) System Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) Java
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 11 (19.64%) Bash Shell
3 7 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) C++
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) PHP
4 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) MCP
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) CCNA
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) SLA
2 5 (8.93%) QA
System Software
1 12 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) PaperCut
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) SAP
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle
3 7 (12.50%) IBM
4 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.14%) Remedy
6 2 (3.57%) Apple
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco
6 2 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow