The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £270 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 23 April 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 43 57
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 8 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.20% 2.14% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 2.21% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Median daily rate £270 £155 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +74.19% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £240 £225
% change year-on-year -16.66% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -5.33% +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 349 453 470
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.14% 97.00% 96.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 236 274
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £145 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £545 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 31
Median hourly rate £31.25 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.32% +1.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 3 months to 23 April 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
Cheltenham +7 7 £270 - 1
Gloucester -9 1 £125 -2.91%
Support Analyst
South West

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) CMS
4 3 (37.50%) Content Management
4 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) Law

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
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
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%) Automated Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Content Management
1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 3 (37.50%) Issue Tracking
1 3 (37.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix