The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £163 per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 29 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.

Support Analyst
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 15 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.85% 1.15% 3.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 1.20% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £163 £135 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.37% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £208 £235 £230
% change year-on-year -11.70% +2.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £17.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 100 83 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 96.15% 95.40% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 181 395
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £213 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 36 29
Median hourly rate £15.50 £23.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.60% +46.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.50 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £43.38 £21.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 29 June 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 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) DameWare
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Intranet
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) ADSL
5 1 (16.67%) ISDN

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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) ADSL
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) ISDN
2 1 (16.67%) PSTN
2 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (16.67%) DameWare
2 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Altiris
3 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki
3 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
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