The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £171 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 26 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 45 31
Rank change year-on-year +18 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 7 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.81% 0.98% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 1.04% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £171 £129 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.26% -48.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £122 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £302 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £209 £225 £225
% change year-on-year -7.22% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 238 383 305
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 95.58% 93.64% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 228 202
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £286 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -27.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £39.80 £25.66
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 Coventry

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

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 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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 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 Coventry region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (25.00%) SLA
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 3 (18.75%) Office 365
5 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) Advertising
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (6.25%) LAN
6 1 (6.25%) VoIP
6 1 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (6.25%) CCNP
6 1 (6.25%) CCNA
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.25%) VBA
6 1 (6.25%) .NET
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server

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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) Softphone
1 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.25%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VB
1 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
1 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds