The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 49 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 17 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.39% 2.48% 3.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 2.57% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 8
Average daily rate £330 £313 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +140.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £125 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £501 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £200 £215
% change year-on-year
+19.87% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +18.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £15.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £18.50 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Support Analyst
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
672 778 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.65% 96.29% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 406 365
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 42
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.84 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Analyst in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Analyst in their job title.

1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Windows
3 10 (27.78%) MS Office
4 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
4 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (13.89%) ITIL
6 5 (13.89%) Unix
6 5 (13.89%) Mainframe
7 4 (11.11%) Informatica
7 4 (11.11%) PowerCenter
7 4 (11.11%) Control-M
7 4 (11.11%) Remedy
7 4 (11.11%) DB2
7 4 (11.11%) Linux
7 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 4 (11.11%) ATM
7 4 (11.11%) Fault Management
7 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 4 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 3 (8.33%) Web Development
8 3 (8.33%) SLA
8 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.33%) C#
8 3 (8.33%) .NET
8 3 (8.33%) Lotus
8 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
8 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
9 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (5.56%) CICS
1 2 (5.56%) IBM Domino
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Office
2 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.78%) Staffware
2 1 (2.78%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) ATM
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) IPX
3 1 (2.78%) SMS
3 1 (2.78%) SNA
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) DB2
2 4 (11.11%) PowerCenter
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Spanish Language
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) APPC
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Mainframe
2 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) EPoS
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) PDA
3 1 (2.78%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Unix
3 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.56%) zOS
6 1 (2.78%) MVS
6 1 (2.78%) NetWare
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
2 5 (13.89%) ITIL
3 4 (11.11%) Fault Management
3 4 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.33%) Web Development
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) Change Management
5 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.78%) Line Management
6 1 (2.78%) Project Governance
6 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.78%) Service Management
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (5.56%) C
2 2 (5.56%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) JCL
3 1 (2.78%) COBOL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) RACF
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Control-M
2 1 (2.78%) CA Endevor
2 1 (2.78%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (2.78%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Informatica
2 4 (11.11%) Remedy
3 3 (8.33%) Lotus
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) BMC
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Novell
5 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.78%) VMware