Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £270 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 27 July 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 67 72
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 8 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.16% 1.24% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.31% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Gloucestershire median daily rate £270 £155 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +74.19% -22.50% +37.93%
10th Percentile £245 £125 £133
90th Percentile £299 £272 £238
South West median daily rate £250 £225 £225
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £12.00 - £17.25
10th Percentile £9.00 - £17.13
90th Percentile £14.60 - £17.38
South West median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 669 913 911
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 97.10% 94.51% 97.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 478 561
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% -5.00% +10.73%
10th Percentile £197 £225 £213
90th Percentile £513 £575 £510
South West median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 61 60
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £37.50 £34.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.70% -12.10% +53.92%
10th Percentile £12.80 £11.63 £12.18
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.63
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% +57.14% +10.53%

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 27 July 2017. 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
Cheltenham +11 7 £270 -
Cirencester - 1 £300 -
Support Analyst
South West

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) CMS
4 3 (37.50%) Content Management
4 3 (37.50%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Law
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee
5 1 (12.50%) Apache
5 1 (12.50%) Tomcat

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 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (37.50%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Content Management
1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 3 (37.50%) Issue Tracking
1 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee