Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £160 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 70 41
Rank change year-on-year +14 -29 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 11 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.46% 1.03% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.12% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 9
Coventry median daily rate £160 £198 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.99% +41.07% -37.78%
10th Percentile £128 £176 £100
90th Percentile £229 £319 £205
West Midlands median daily rate £160 £198 £168
% change year-on-year -18.99% +17.91% -21.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 14
Coventry median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% - -14.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.99 £10.53
90th Percentile £16.53 £18.10 £19.28
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -8.77% -10.94% -8.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Contract vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 698 986 668
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.82% 92.76% 93.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 708 436
Coventry median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £181 £287 £213
90th Percentile £550 £540 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 45 49
Coventry median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% -39.05%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.45 £9.50
90th Percentile £39.18 £39.50 £25.63
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.21 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.22% -10.51% +5.20%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Coventry

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Coventry

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Analyst in Coventry

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Coventry

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

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 Coventry region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Ticket Management
4 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 1 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
6 1 (9.09%) Advertising

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
3 3 (27.27%) Ticket Management
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow