The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 39 48
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 15 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.57% 2.55% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 2.67% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 7
Median daily rate £225 £210 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -35.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £268 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £240 £225
% change year-on-year -16.66% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £12.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.14%  
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 Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 558 711 672
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 95.55% 95.44% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 353 347
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 36 47
Median hourly rate £17.77 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £7.85 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £43.00 £32.50
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 Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Hertfordshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Hertfordshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Analyst in Hertfordshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Hertfordshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire 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
Rickmansworth +6 3 £225 - 2
Watford -9 3 £450 +105.71%
Stevenage +1 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £180 - 2
Support Analyst
East of England

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

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 Hertfordshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 4 (17.39%) Java SE
5 4 (17.39%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) LAN
6 3 (13.04%) IBM Notes
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (13.04%) Lotus
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.04%) Finance
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
6 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (13.04%) Planview
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
6 3 (13.04%) Virtual Servers

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.04%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project Server
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) LAN
1 4 (17.39%) WAN
2 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) FTP
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Animation
3 1 (4.35%) Biotechnology
3 1 (4.35%) EFT
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Unix
5 1 (4.35%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (13.04%) Migration
1 3 (13.04%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (13.04%) Project Management
1 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
2 2 (8.70%) Change Management
2 2 (8.70%) SDLC
2 2 (8.70%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) EAI
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCDST
1 1 (4.35%) MCP
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (13.04%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Lotus
2 3 (13.04%) Planview
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp
3 1 (4.35%) Siebel
3 1 (4.35%) TOWER Software
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