Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Support Analyst was £233 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Technical Support Analyst
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 - 169
Rank change year-on-year - +169 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support Analyst 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.024% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Berkshire median daily rate £233 - £180
10th Percentile £221 - £175
90th Percentile £244 - £185
South East median daily rate £229 £268 £190
% change year-on-year -14.49% +40.79% -17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +20.83% -44.19% +25.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,754 3,744 4,528
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.81% 92.72% 92.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,997 2,002 2,426
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.52%
10th Percentile £256 £238 £226
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £423 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +5.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 173 243
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £10.70 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £42.33 £49.90 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +18.75%

Technical Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Technical Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Analyst in Berkshire

Technical Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Technical Support Analyst in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Support Analyst in Berkshire

Technical Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Support Analyst in Berkshire

Technical Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Technical 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 Berkshire region featuring Technical Support Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Technical Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware