Period
to 23 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 87 51
Rank change year-on-year +7 -36 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 32 19 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.08% 1.28% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 1.34% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 11
Milton Keynes median daily rate £275 £211 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.18% -23.18% -1.26%
10th Percentile £135 £136 £213
90th Percentile £365 £348 £406
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £228 £210 £255
% change year-on-year +8.33% -17.65% -8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.07 - £12.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £60.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -79.17% +400.00% -31.43%

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 1,468 1,415 1,352
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.20% 95.41% 96.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 735 729
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £270 £257
90th Percentile £550 £544 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 48 45
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.03 £16.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.69% +35.42% -17.24%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.94 £8.50
90th Percentile £21.30 £18.00 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £17.13 £14.00
% change year-on-year -17.96% +22.32% -8.20%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Milton Keynes

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 Support Analyst in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Milton Keynes

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Analyst in Milton Keynes

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 Support Analyst in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, Support Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) Banking
3 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
4 8 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) Unix
5 7 (21.88%) Finance
5 7 (21.88%) Java
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 6 (18.75%) Software Deployment
7 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
7 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle
8 4 (12.50%) Remedy
8 4 (12.50%) HP
8 4 (12.50%) Lumension
8 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
9 3 (9.38%) Office 365
9 3 (9.38%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (9.38%) Node.js
9 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
9 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
9 3 (9.38%) Analytics
9 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
9 3 (9.38%) BitLocker

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) SAP EP
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (6.25%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.13%) PowerCenter
3 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 10 (31.25%) Banking
2 7 (21.88%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Back Office
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
1 3 (9.38%) Node.js
2 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (9.38%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Online Banking
2 2 (6.25%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Unix
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.25%) Solaris
6 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
1 6 (18.75%) Software Deployment
2 3 (9.38%) Analytics
2 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
3 2 (6.25%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 2 (6.25%) CRM
3 2 (6.25%) ITSM
3 2 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (6.25%) Service Management
3 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.13%) API Development
4 1 (3.13%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (3.13%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.13%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.13%) Record to Report
4 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) Java
3 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.38%) C++
4 3 (9.38%) VC++
5 1 (3.13%) ABAP
5 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) Korn
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) OVSD
2 1 (3.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) HP
3 4 (12.50%) Lumension
3 4 (12.50%) Remedy
4 3 (9.38%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Computacenter
6 1 (3.13%) Informatica
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) VMware