Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £125 per day in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 18 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 49 74
Rank change year-on-year 0 +25 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 1 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.22% 2.57% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 2.69% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 2
Lancashire median daily rate £125 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.54% +8.33% +23.71%
North West median daily rate £180 £206 £275
% change year-on-year -12.73% -25.00% +41.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Lancashire median hourly rate - £11.65 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.33% -31.82%
North West median hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year -1.89% +6.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Contract vacancies in Lancashire with a recognized job title 430 632 859
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 95.47% 93.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 424 588
Lancashire median daily rate £406 £388 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.84% -9.88% +22.86%
10th Percentile £263 £187 £213
90th Percentile £563 £550 £613
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 68 82
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +5.56% +63.64%
10th Percentile £14.69 £11.19 £19.85
90th Percentile £66.19 £59.31 £54.45
North West median hourly rate £18.75 £16.11 £20.50
% change year-on-year +16.41% -21.43% +28.13%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Lancashire

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Lancashire

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Lancashire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Preston -9 1 £125 +31.58%
Support Analyst
North West