The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 3 months to 23 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
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 20 24
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.27% 2.04% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 2.08% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £333 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.30% +49.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £219 £225
% change year-on-year -4.00% -2.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.41
% change year-on-year - +4.43%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 155 144 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 98.73% 97.96% 97.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 103 108
Median daily rate £475 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £46.07 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.61% +15.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Luton

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Luton

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Luton

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Luton region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) JSF
1 1 (50.00%) Civica
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Struts
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) JSF
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Struts
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSL
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Civica
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle