Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a 1st Line Support Analyst was £120 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 19 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.

First Line Support Analyst
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 88 105
Rank change year-on-year -26 +17 -28
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Analyst 5 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.29% 0.47% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.51% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Milton Keynes median daily rate £120 £140 £142
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -1.41% -2.07%
10th Percentile £109 £140 £135
90th Percentile £138 £140 £147
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £115 £140 £139
% change year-on-year -17.86% +0.72% -4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.75 £12.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.92% -40.00% +33.33%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.75 £12.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +22.92% -40.00% +66.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1652 1188 1857
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.22% 93.10% 96.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 817 658 955
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £216 £225
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 54 81
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.09 £13.61 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.57% +4.69% -
10th Percentile £9.36 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.00 £34.85 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%

1st Line Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured 1st Line Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support Analyst in Milton Keynes

1st Line Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 1st Line Support Analyst in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for 1st Line Support Analyst in Milton Keynes

1st Line Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support Analyst in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 1st Line Support Analyst in Milton Keynes

1st Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 1st Line 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 Milton Keynes region featuring 1st Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) SLA
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (40.00%) Ticket Management
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Proactive Management
3 1 (20.00%) EPoS
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Wiki
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

1st Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Ticket Management
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Proactive Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy