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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 34 59 41
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 41 31 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.46% 2.53% 4.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.71% 2.61% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 22
Median daily rate £200 £277 £221
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.79% +25.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £230 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £338 £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £223 £240 £203
% change year-on-year
-7.29% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 15
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.45 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -3.66%
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
870 1186 1223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.57% 96.66% 95.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 638 702
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 41 62
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.50 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 25 July 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 38 £213 -20.85% 4
Marlow - 1 £168 -
Support Analyst
South East

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 31 (55.36%) ITIL
2 26 (46.43%) Finance
3 19 (33.93%) Linux
4 18 (32.14%) Windows
5 17 (30.36%) Java
6 14 (25.00%) MS Office
7 13 (23.21%) SQL
7 13 (23.21%) Tomcat
7 13 (23.21%) J2SE
7 13 (23.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (21.43%) Change Management
9 11 (19.64%) Retail
9 11 (19.64%) Bash Shell
10 9 (16.07%) SLA
10 9 (16.07%) SAP
10 9 (16.07%) Banking
11 8 (14.29%) Incident Management
11 8 (14.29%) Log4j
11 8 (14.29%) XML
11 8 (14.29%) XSLT
11 8 (14.29%) Oracle
11 8 (14.29%) XML Schema
11 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 8 (14.29%) Remedy
11 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
11 8 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database
11 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (12.50%) IBM
12 7 (12.50%) Microsoft

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 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.79%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.79%) Staffware
2 1 (1.79%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) ATM
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) LAN
2 2 (3.57%) Network Security
2 2 (3.57%) PBX
2 2 (3.57%) VoIP
2 2 (3.57%) WAN
2 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.71%) SAP BI
3 3 (5.36%) DB2
4 1 (1.79%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Log4j
General
1 26 (46.43%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Retail
3 9 (16.07%) Banking
4 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.36%) Automotive
5 3 (5.36%) German Language
6 2 (3.57%) Cantonese Language
6 2 (3.57%) Electronics
6 2 (3.57%) Mandarin Language
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 2 (3.57%) Java EE
4 1 (1.79%) .NET
4 1 (1.79%) jQuery
4 1 (1.79%) Middleware
4 1 (1.79%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.57%) iPad
4 2 (3.57%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.79%) CMDB
5 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.79%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.93%) Linux
2 18 (32.14%) Windows
3 13 (23.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.36%) Unix
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.79%) MVS
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) ITIL
2 12 (21.43%) Change Management
3 8 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 8 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.93%) Fault Management
5 5 (8.93%) Project Management
6 4 (7.14%) ITIL V3
7 3 (5.36%) B2C
7 3 (5.36%) Change Control
7 3 (5.36%) Coaching
7 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.36%) Service Management
7 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.36%) System Testing
7 3 (5.36%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.36%) Workflow
8 2 (3.57%) Line Management
8 2 (3.57%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) Java
2 13 (23.21%) SQL
3 11 (19.64%) Bash Shell
4 7 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.79%) JCL
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
5 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) VB
5 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
1 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (5.36%) MCP
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) CCNA
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) SLA
2 5 (8.93%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) CA Endevor
1 1 (1.79%) Control-M
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.79%) MAINVIEW
1 1 (1.79%) PaperCut
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) SAP
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle
2 8 (14.29%) Remedy
3 7 (12.50%) IBM
3 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.14%) HP
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco
7 1 (1.79%) Apple
7 1 (1.79%) BMC
7 1 (1.79%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
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