The median contractor rate for a IT Support Analyst was £125 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 28 March 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.

IT Support Analyst
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 89 85
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Analyst 6 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.40% 0.25% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.25% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Median daily rate £125 £110 £81
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +35.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £163 £138
% change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.23 £17.50 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.14% +48.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.68
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1445 1572 1620
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.46% 96.32% 96.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 900 922 888
Median daily rate £365 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 63 99
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +6.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

IT Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured IT Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Analyst in the East Midlands

IT Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support Analyst in the East Midlands

IT Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support Analyst in the East Midlands

IT Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Derbyshire -7 4 £125 +13.63%
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
IT Support Analyst
England

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT 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 East Midlands region featuring IT Support Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) MS Office
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 8
3 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (45.45%) VPN
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) VBScript
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
4 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (27.27%) Lotus
5 3 (27.27%) IBM Notes
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL V2
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 3 (27.27%) IBM Notes
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
1 7 (63.64%) Windows 8
2 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
2 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL V2
1 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Chat Support
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
1 4 (36.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Lotus
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) VMware