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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 51 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 15 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.15% 2.85% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 2.98% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 12
Median daily rate £275 £280 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +22.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £259 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £323 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £238 £220 £200
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.48 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -7.03%
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
671 772 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 96.27% 95.66% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 399 505
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 49
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.04 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £40.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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
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 28 May 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 16 (45.71%) ITIL
3 15 (42.86%) Windows
4 10 (28.57%) Linux
4 10 (28.57%) MS Office
5 9 (25.71%) Incident Management
6 8 (22.86%) Java
7 7 (20.00%) ATM
7 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 7 (20.00%) Fault Management
8 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
8 6 (17.14%) J2SE
9 5 (14.29%) XML Schema
9 5 (14.29%) SQL
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle
9 5 (14.29%) XML
9 5 (14.29%) XSLT
9 5 (14.29%) Log4j
9 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
10 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (11.43%) Python
10 4 (11.43%) IBM
10 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
10 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
10 4 (11.43%) Unix
10 4 (11.43%) Project Management
10 4 (11.43%) Mainframe
10 4 (11.43%) Remedy

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 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.86%) CICS
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.86%) Staffware
1 1 (2.86%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) ATM
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) IPX
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
3 1 (2.86%) SMS
3 1 (2.86%) SNA
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.57%) PowerCenter
3 2 (5.71%) DB2
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Log4j
General
1 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) J2SE
2 5 (14.29%) XML
2 5 (14.29%) XML Schema
2 5 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (2.86%) APPC
3 1 (2.86%) Java EE
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) CMDB
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) iPad
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Online Banking
2 1 (2.86%) PDA
2 1 (2.86%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Linux
3 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.43%) Unix
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) zOS
7 1 (2.86%) MVS
7 1 (2.86%) NetWare
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Incident Management
3 7 (20.00%) Fault Management
4 4 (11.43%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Change Control
7 1 (2.86%) Coaching
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.86%) Line Management
7 1 (2.86%) Project Governance
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.86%) System Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.86%) Validation
7 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.86%) Web Development
7 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) C
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) JCL
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) RACF
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Control-M
2 1 (2.86%) CA Endevor
2 1 (2.86%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (2.86%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) IBM
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Remedy
3 2 (5.71%) Informatica
4 1 (2.86%) BMC
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) Computacenter
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Lotus
4 1 (2.86%) Novell
4 1 (2.86%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
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