The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 24 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 85 71
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 17 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.13% 0.78% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.82% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 9
Median daily rate £375 - £235
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 - £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £225 £225
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £18.00 £23.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.40% +88.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year - +1.81%  

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 1422 1472 1550
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 94.49% 95.83% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 888 911
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 49 73
Median hourly rate £13.86 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.61% -3.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £9.82 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in the East Midlands

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 Support Analyst in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in the East Midlands

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Analyst in the East Midlands

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 Support Analyst in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in the East Midlands

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 Support Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Derbyshire - 8 £375 - 2
Nottinghamshire -8 2 £185 - 3
Leicestershire - 2 - - 5
Northamptonshire - 1 £288 - 2
Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (70.18%) Windows
2 26 (45.61%) SQL
3 21 (36.84%) Oracle
3 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 21 (36.84%) Linux
3 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 18 (31.58%) Manufacturing
5 17 (29.82%) Unix
6 16 (28.07%) Finance
7 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
8 14 (24.56%) PL/SQL
9 13 (22.81%) Retail
10 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
10 12 (21.05%) Oracle Database
11 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
11 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (19.30%) Windows 7
11 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (19.30%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (19.30%) Oracle 11i
12 10 (17.54%) Business Analysis
13 9 (15.79%) ITIL
13 9 (15.79%) QMS
14 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
14 8 (14.04%) Oracle Applications
15 7 (12.28%) VMware
15 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
15 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008

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 7 (12.28%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.26%) IBM Notes
3 3 (5.26%) IIS
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.75%) MQSeries
Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle 11i
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.51%) Demantra
3 2 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.51%) SnowdropKCS
4 1 (1.75%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) SAN
2 5 (8.77%) VPN
3 4 (7.02%) DNS
3 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.26%) DHCP
4 3 (5.26%) Firewall
4 3 (5.26%) LAN
5 2 (3.51%) VLAN
5 2 (3.51%) VoIP
5 2 (3.51%) WAN
5 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.75%) 3G
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.75%) Internet
6 1 (1.75%) MPLS
6 1 (1.75%) NX-OS
6 1 (1.75%) Wireless
6 1 (1.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 11 (19.30%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (19.30%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
3 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (8.77%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.75%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (31.58%) Manufacturing
2 16 (28.07%) Finance
3 13 (22.81%) Retail
4 5 (8.77%) Publishing
5 2 (3.51%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) WCF
2 3 (5.26%) Web Services
2 3 (5.26%) WPF
2 3 (5.26%) XML
3 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.75%) COM
4 1 (1.75%) CSS
4 1 (1.75%) EDI
4 1 (1.75%) EDIFACT
4 1 (1.75%) HTML
4 1 (1.75%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.75%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (70.18%) Windows
2 21 (36.84%) Linux
3 17 (29.82%) Unix
4 11 (19.30%) Windows 7
5 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
5 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (10.53%) HPUX
7 6 (10.53%) Windows 10
7 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (8.77%) Windows 8
9 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
10 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
10 3 (5.26%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Business Analysis
2 9 (15.79%) ITIL
2 9 (15.79%) QMS
3 6 (10.53%) Change Control
3 6 (10.53%) Release Management
3 6 (10.53%) Service Management
4 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
4 5 (8.77%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 5 (8.77%) ITSM
4 5 (8.77%) Quality Management
5 4 (7.02%) Change Management
5 4 (7.02%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (5.26%) Workflow
7 2 (3.51%) CRM
7 2 (3.51%) Defect Management
7 2 (3.51%) Demand Forecasting
7 2 (3.51%) ERP
7 2 (3.51%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) SQL
2 14 (24.56%) PL/SQL
3 5 (8.77%) C#
4 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.26%) VBScript
6 1 (1.75%) ABAP
6 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.75%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.51%) CCNA
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.51%) MCSE
3 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.75%) CCNP
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
3 1 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.02%) vSphere
3 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) SCOM
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
1 21 (36.84%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) VMware
3 6 (10.53%) Citrix
4 4 (7.02%) Cisco
4 4 (7.02%) HP
5 3 (5.26%) Lotus
5 3 (5.26%) NetApp
6 2 (3.51%) BT
6 2 (3.51%) Dell
6 2 (3.51%) SAP
6 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.75%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.75%) IBM
7 1 (1.75%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (1.75%) Juniper
7 1 (1.75%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.75%) Xerox
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