Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £198 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 75 70
Rank change year-on-year +22 -5 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 5 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.79% 0.24% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.26% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Gloucestershire median daily rate £198 £198 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.42% -28.18% -
10th Percentile £184 £170 £188
90th Percentile £213 £231 £459
South West median daily rate £214 £250 £365
% change year-on-year -14.50% -31.51% +69.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £11.00 - £11.88
10th Percentile £10.50 - £10.13
90th Percentile £11.50 - £19.88
South West median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year -4.62% +30.00% -44.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 585 772 933
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.71% 92.90% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 481 528
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £159 £213
90th Percentile £550 £563 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 88 57
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.29% +34.92%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £55.00 £45.83 £51.96
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% -11.29% +55.00%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Gloucestershire

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Gloucestershire

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Gloucestershire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cirencester - 2 - -
Filton - 1 £198 -
Support Analyst
South West

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Metadata Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Metadata Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)