Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £135 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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.

Support Analyst
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 53 83
Rank change year-on-year -49 +30 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 26 54 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.10% 3.11% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 3.34% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 19
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £135 £200 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.50% -21.57% +41.67%
10th Percentile £107 £103 £173
90th Percentile £260 £299 £320
South East median daily rate £190 £213 £253
% change year-on-year -10.59% -15.84% +18.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.66 £12.00 £12.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.83% -5.44% -15.40%
10th Percentile £12.93 £11.60 £9.71
90th Percentile £53.33 £23.10 £15.40
South East median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -13.33% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2250 1619 2547
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 93.10% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 842 1281
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £228 £213 £225
90th Percentile £525 £543 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 79 108
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.16
90th Percentile £42.56 £39.00 £31.10
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Support Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -49 16 £135 -32.50% 1
High Wycombe - 3 £128 - 1
Aylesbury +1 2 £140 -53.33%
Support Analyst
South East

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) Banking
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (19.23%) Intranet
4 5 (19.23%) Internet
4 5 (19.23%) Finance
5 4 (15.38%) XML
5 4 (15.38%) SLA
6 3 (11.54%) Linux
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
6 3 (11.54%) JSP
6 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 3 (11.54%) DB2
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) Office 365
6 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
6 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Java EE
6 3 (11.54%) JIRA
7 2 (7.69%) French Language
7 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.69%) Retail
7 2 (7.69%) SCCM
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (7.69%) OpenStack

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.69%) IaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
1 5 (19.23%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) ATM
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) QlikView
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) GitLab
General
1 6 (23.08%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) French Language
3 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) German Language
4 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) Java EE
2 3 (11.54%) JSP
3 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.69%) Spring
3 2 (7.69%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.85%) EPoS
2 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.85%) FMCG
2 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.85%) Online Banking
2 1 (3.85%) PDA
2 1 (3.85%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.85%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
2 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) MVS
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.69%) Migration
2 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (7.69%) Ticket Management
3 1 (3.85%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (3.85%) Coaching
3 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.85%) Data Validation
3 1 (3.85%) ETL
3 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.85%) Microservices
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (3.85%) Proactive Management
3 1 (3.85%) Service Management
3 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) JCL
4 1 (3.85%) Korn
4 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Control-M
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) CA Endevor
2 1 (3.85%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow