Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 26 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 55 61
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 26 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.01% 2.41% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 2.51% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 17
Hertfordshire median daily rate £225 £180 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -44.62% +96.97%
10th Percentile £106 £142 £161
90th Percentile £425 £278 £371
East of England median daily rate £189 £250 £325
% change year-on-year -24.47% -23.08% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 14
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £12.03 £12.88 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.56% -12.71% -7.81%
10th Percentile £10.57 £7.97 £12.80
90th Percentile £14.40 £14.53 £31.05
East of England median hourly rate £12.75 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -22.73% +13.79% -3.33%

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 1209 1356 1510
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 93.50% 96.24% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 701 781
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £200 £205 £208
90th Percentile £580 £538 £525
East of England median daily rate £409 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.19% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 76 134
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -8.57% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.48 £9.00 £9.34
90th Percentile £46.50 £52.25 £38.93
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.16 £20.00
% change year-on-year -13.19% +0.80% -4.76%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 6 months to 26 July 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 6 months to 26 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
Watford -11 5 £450 +150.00%
Rickmansworth +4 3 £225 -
Stevenage -2 2 - -
Letchworth -2 1 - -
Hatfield -9 1 - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - 1 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Support Analyst
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (38.46%) Windows
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Service Management
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) WAN
5 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
5 5 (19.23%) LAN
5 5 (19.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (19.23%) NHS
5 5 (19.23%) ITSM
6 4 (15.38%) VMware
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (15.38%) Java SE
6 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
7 3 (11.54%) SDLC
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
7 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
7 3 (11.54%) Software Deployment
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
7 3 (11.54%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (11.54%) Proactive Monitoring
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (11.54%) Planview
7 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure

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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.54%) IBM Notes
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) MS Project Server
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) LAN
1 5 (19.23%) WAN
2 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) VoIP
3 2 (7.69%) WLAN
4 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.85%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (19.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Java SE
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) NHS
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.85%) Animation
5 1 (3.85%) Biotechnology
5 1 (3.85%) iPhone
5 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 8 (30.77%) Service Management
3 5 (19.23%) ITSM
4 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (11.54%) SDLC
4 3 (11.54%) Software Deployment
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) MBCS
1 1 (3.85%) MCDST
1 1 (3.85%) MCP
1 1 (3.85%) MCSE
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (11.54%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Lotus
3 3 (11.54%) Planview
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) TOWER Software
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) Retek
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Siebel
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