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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 37 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 27 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.22% 3.17% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 3.37% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 8
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£275 £183 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.68% -17.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £127 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £284 £254
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £225 £213
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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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
771 712 711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.00% 93.93% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 350 360
Average daily rate £368 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 57 53
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.38 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -7.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £23.25 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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 23 (46.00%) Windows
2 21 (42.00%) ITIL
3 17 (34.00%) Finance
4 15 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
6 13 (26.00%) SQL
6 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
7 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (18.00%) UNIX
9 9 (18.00%) MCSE
10 8 (16.00%) Citrix
10 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
10 8 (16.00%) Backup Exec
10 8 (16.00%) DV Cleared
10 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (14.00%) SLA
11 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (14.00%) MCP
12 6 (12.00%) MS Office
12 6 (12.00%) PowerCenter
13 5 (10.00%) Remedy
13 5 (10.00%) Informatica
14 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
14 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
14 4 (8.00%) Service Management
14 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.00%) MS Office
3 2 (4.00%) MS Project
4 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.00%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Broadband
2 1 (2.00%) 3G
2 1 (2.00%) Wireless
2 1 (2.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) PowerCenter
2 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) WinForms
1 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.00%) UNIX
4 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (4.00%) Windows NT
5 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.00%) Service Management
3 4 (8.00%) Project Management
4 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.00%) Migration
5 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.00%) Change Management
5 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.00%) PRINCE
5 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (2.00%) Data Entry
6 1 (2.00%) Demand Management
6 1 (2.00%) Build Automation
6 1 (2.00%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.00%) VBScript
3 3 (6.00%) VB
4 2 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (18.00%) MCSE
4 8 (16.00%) DV Cleared
5 7 (14.00%) MCP
6 2 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (8.00%) OVSD
3 2 (4.00%) SCCM
3 2 (4.00%) SCOM
4 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Citrix
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) Remedy
3 5 (10.00%) Informatica
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle
5 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.00%) Intel
5 2 (4.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Lumension
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