The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Analyst
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 48 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 11 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.85% 2.82% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 2.94% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
Median daily rate £280 £303 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.43% +108.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £218 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £388 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £215 £250 £195
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +28.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -6.25%

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
546 681 764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.07% 95.92% 96.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 321 416
Median daily rate £400 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 40
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £17.77 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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 21 January 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) MS Office
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (19.05%) Retail
5 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 4 (19.05%) SLA
5 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) Change Management
6 3 (14.29%) Remedy
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.52%) Lumension
7 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (9.52%) UAG
7 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
7 2 (9.52%) Email Filtering
7 2 (9.52%) Web Filtering

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) ATM
2 1 (4.76%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.76%) PowerCenter
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Automotive
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) German Language
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (4.76%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.76%) Unix
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
2 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.52%) B2C
4 2 (9.52%) Disk Encryption
4 2 (9.52%) Email Filtering
4 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Web Filtering
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) ITSM
5 1 (4.76%) Line Management
5 1 (4.76%) Order to Cash
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Record to Report
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) QA
3 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (9.52%) UAG
4 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) Control-M
2 1 (4.76%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Remedy
3 2 (9.52%) Forcepoint
3 2 (9.52%) Intel Security
3 2 (9.52%) Lumension
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Apple
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Computacenter
4 1 (4.76%) NCR
4 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.76%) VMware