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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Analyst
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 45 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 12 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.10% 1.90% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 2.00% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Median daily rate £256 £170 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.73% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £130 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £220 £253
UK excluding London median daily rate £211 £256 £190
% change year-on-year
-17.56% +34.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -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 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
558 501 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 97.55% 95.07% 93.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 383 371
Median daily rate £438 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 43
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £13.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 2017.

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
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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Kidlington -2 6 £145 -
Oxford 0 5 £413 +142.64% 4
Support Analyst
South East

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows 7
3 13 (40.63%) ITIL
3 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) MS Office
5 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.75%) Service Management
6 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
7 5 (15.63%) Project Management
7 5 (15.63%) Office 365
7 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
7 5 (15.63%) CMDB
8 4 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (12.50%) Smartphone
8 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 4 (12.50%) Line Management
8 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.50%) Handset
9 3 (9.38%) Migration
9 3 (9.38%) Change Management
9 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
9 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
10 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
10 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (6.25%) DNS

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 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Infor CloudSuite
1 1 (3.13%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (3.13%) Infor CRM
1 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
1 2 (6.25%) XML
1 2 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) CMDB
3 4 (12.50%) Handset
3 4 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows 7
3 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Service Management
3 5 (15.63%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
4 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.50%) Line Management
4 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.13%) Change Control
7 1 (3.13%) Data Entry
7 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.13%) PLM
7 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.13%) Release Management
7 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) BMC
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Dell
3 1 (3.13%) Infor
3 1 (3.13%) Meraki
3 1 (3.13%) Remedy
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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