The median contractor rate for a Technical Support Analyst was £185 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands 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.

Technical Support Analyst
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 92 96
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support Analyst 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.26% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £185 - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £191 £150 £150
% change year-on-year +27.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £10.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +19.04% -47.50%  

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 1453 1454 1518
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 94.41% 95.85% 95.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 884 890
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 49 70
Median hourly rate £14.03 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.92% -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 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Technical Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Analyst in the East Midlands

Technical 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 Technical Support Analyst in the East Midlands.

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

Technical 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 Technical Support Analyst in the East Midlands.

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

Technical 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 Technical Support Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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
Nottinghamshire -5 2 £185 - 1
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Technical Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

Technical 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) WCF
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Separation of Concerns
2 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle