Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £190 per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 17 November 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 22 32
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 4.39% 2.36% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.52% 2.46% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Guildford median daily rate £190 £115 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.22% - -
Surrey median daily rate £190 £191 £220
% change year-on-year -0.65% -13.07% +10.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Guildford median hourly rate £11.33 - £15.75
10th Percentile £10.16 - £12.88
90th Percentile £12.49 - £18.63
Surrey median hourly rate £12.91 £18.50 £16.38
% change year-on-year -30.20% +12.98% -3.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Contract vacancies in Guildford with a recognized job title 221 203 218
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.93% 95.75% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 128 118
Guildford median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -5.41%
10th Percentile £148 £118 £254
90th Percentile £553 £538 £488
Surrey median daily rate £444 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.41% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 10
Guildford median hourly rate £14.00 £27.19 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.51% +72.62% -7.35%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £11.81
90th Percentile £33.20 £47.89 £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £26.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year -34.62% +42.47% +7.35%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Guildford

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Guildford

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Guildford over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Analyst in Guildford

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Guildford

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Guildford region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Office 365
4 6 (60.00%) Skype
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (50.00%) SCCM
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (40.00%) CRM
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (30.00%) HP
8 2 (20.00%) DHCP
8 2 (20.00%) DNS
8 2 (20.00%) Cisco
8 2 (20.00%) Symantec
8 2 (20.00%) Firewall
8 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
8 2 (20.00%) Samsung
9 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
9 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Skype
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) ADSL
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (10.00%) ISDN
3 1 (10.00%) PSTN
3 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (10.00%) ITSM
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (10.00%) DameWare
3 1 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Samsung
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Altiris
4 1 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Meraki
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard