The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 51 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.06% 0.88% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 0.91% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £138 £243 £133
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.29% +83.01%
UK excluding London median daily rate £215 £275 £200
% change year-on-year
-21.81% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -1.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
Support Analyst
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
384 330 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 98.71% 97.06% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 269 185
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 16
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Oxford region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Project Management
5 5 (41.67%) Change Management
6 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 4 (33.33%) MS Office
6 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) SLA
7 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (25.00%) Office 365
8 2 (16.67%) Line Management
8 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
8 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 2 (16.67%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
8 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
8 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
8 2 (16.67%) SCCM
8 2 (16.67%) SCOM
8 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy AR System
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) CMDB
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
6 1 (8.33%) Change Control
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL V2
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp
2 2 (16.67%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) BMC
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Kaspersky
3 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (8.33%) Sophos