The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxfordshire 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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 53 54 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 13 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.18% 3.02% 4.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 3.09% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 6
Median daily rate £150 £220 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +1.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £118 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £228 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £240 £205
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +17.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 6
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.35 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.61% -36.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.25 £16.80 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Support Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
577 713 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.97% 97.94% 97.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 484 242
Median daily rate £390 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +15.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 46
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £22.00 £21.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -14 4 £250 +16.27% 5
Kidlington -3 3 £125 -
Abingdon +1 2 £125 - 2
Henley-on-Thames - 1 - -
Support Analyst
South East

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
4 14 (31.11%) Windows 7
5 11 (24.44%) VMware
5 11 (24.44%) ITIL
6 10 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (20.00%) MS Office
8 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
9 7 (15.56%) SQL
9 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
9 7 (15.56%) DNS
9 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
9 7 (15.56%) DHCP
10 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
10 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (13.33%) Windows 8
10 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (11.11%) Patch Management
11 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (11.11%) Project Management
11 5 (11.11%) NetApp
11 5 (11.11%) Change Management
11 5 (11.11%) VMware ESX
11 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
11 5 (11.11%) NetBackup
11 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (11.11%) Intranet
11 5 (11.11%) SLA

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
1 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (11.11%) WordPress
3 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) DHCP
1 7 (15.56%) DNS
2 5 (11.11%) Intranet
3 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) Firewall
4 1 (2.22%) VLAN
4 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
1 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
1 2 (4.44%) CSS
1 2 (4.44%) HTML
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
1 2 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) CMDB
3 2 (4.44%) Equities
3 2 (4.44%) Handset
3 2 (4.44%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.22%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.11%) Linux
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) ITIL
2 10 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 5 (11.11%) Change Management
4 5 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 5 (11.11%) Project Management
5 4 (8.89%) Service Management
6 2 (4.44%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.44%) Investment Management
7 1 (2.22%) CRM
7 1 (2.22%) Data Entry
7 1 (2.22%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.22%) High Availability
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL V2
7 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) VB
3 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.44%) MCP
4 1 (2.22%) CCNA
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.67%) SCCM
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (4.44%) SCOM
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) NetApp
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle
4 4 (8.89%) Bloomberg
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco
6 1 (2.22%) Avaya
6 1 (2.22%) Dell
6 1 (2.22%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.22%) Remedy
6 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.22%) SAP
6 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.22%) Sophos