Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £165 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 22 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 40 36
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 19 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.65% 1.59% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.81% 1.69% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 10
Liverpool median daily rate £165 £180 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -34.55% +83.33%
10th Percentile £110 £140 £185
90th Percentile £184 £361 £405
Merseyside median daily rate £165 £284 £275
% change year-on-year -41.85% +3.18% +70.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Liverpool median hourly rate £15.12 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
Merseyside median hourly rate £15.12 £13.75 -
% change year-on-year +9.96% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Contract vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 395 414 551
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 94.31% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 258 292
Liverpool median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.07% -6.60%
10th Percentile £183 £202 £158
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 27
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £9.19 £12.80 £11.20
90th Percentile £18.87 £24.61 £23.75
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -16.13% +3.33% -6.25%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Liverpool

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Liverpool

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Liverpool region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Google
4 7 (36.84%) Smartphone
4 7 (36.84%) Android
4 7 (36.84%) Apple iOS
4 7 (36.84%) Google Drive
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (31.58%) JIRA
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Apple
6 5 (26.32%) Service Management
6 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
6 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
7 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
8 3 (15.79%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) VMware
8 3 (15.79%) HP
9 2 (10.53%) Citrix
9 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
9 2 (10.53%) ITIL
9 2 (10.53%) WAN
9 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.53%) Problem Management

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Google Drive
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
1 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Smartphone
2 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Android
2 7 (36.84%) Apple iOS
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
1 5 (26.32%) Service Management
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Facilities Management
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Server Building
3 1 (5.26%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GxP
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Google
3 5 (26.32%) Apple
4 3 (15.79%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) Acronis
6 1 (5.26%) Remedy