The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 22 June 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 47 53
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 7 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.19% 2.02% 3.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 2.15% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £200 £128 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.86% -52.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £120 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £277 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £205 £225
% change year-on-year +2.43% -8.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 17
Median hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.48
% change year-on-year +1.42% +3.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 544 559 750
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.67% 94.27% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 325 431
Median daily rate £340 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £145 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 29 87
Median hourly rate £19.38 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.62% +133.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.29 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Cambridgeshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Cambridge +9 5 £200 -12.56% 3
Huntingdon -9 2 - -
Support Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 6 (35.29%) LAN
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (17.65%) Break/Fix
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (17.65%) Office 365
6 3 (17.65%) Software Distribution
6 3 (17.65%) SCCM
6 3 (17.65%) SLA
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (17.65%) MCP
6 3 (17.65%) MCSE
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (17.65%) A+ Certification
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
7 2 (11.76%) VPN
7 2 (11.76%) Dell
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
8 1 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (5.88%) GDPR
8 1 (5.88%) Symantec
8 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.88%) VMware
8 1 (5.88%) SQL

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) WebEx
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
1 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Break/Fix
1 3 (17.65%) Software Distribution
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Office Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) A+ Certification
1 3 (17.65%) MCP
1 3 (17.65%) MCSE
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) Altiris
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
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