Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £135 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 23 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 51 73
Rank change year-on-year -51 +22 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 16 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.91% 3.45% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 3.71% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 14
Milton Keynes median daily rate £135 £200 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.50% -25.93% +54.29%
10th Percentile £112 £103 £206
90th Percentile £305 £288 £331
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £135 £200 £255
% change year-on-year -32.50% -21.57% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.33 £12.00 £12.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.42% -5.44% -15.40%
10th Percentile £12.47 £11.60 £9.71
90th Percentile £16.19 £23.10 £15.40
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.66 £12.00 £12.69
% change year-on-year +38.83% -5.44% -15.40%

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 1675 1187 1858
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.17% 92.95% 96.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 656 952
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £226
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 87 54 82
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.25 £13.61 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.75% +6.75% -1.92%
10th Percentile £9.42 £8.65 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.20 £34.85 £19.95
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.00%

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 November 2017.

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 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Intranet
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) DB2
3 3 (18.75%) JSP
3 3 (18.75%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) Java EE
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
4 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
4 2 (12.50%) Spring Boot
4 2 (12.50%) Ticket Management
4 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (12.50%) IaaS
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) SLA
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis

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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
1 4 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) GitLab
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Java EE
1 3 (18.75%) JSP
1 3 (18.75%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) Spring Boot
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) EPoS
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Online Banking
2 1 (6.25%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) MVS
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Ticket Management
3 1 (6.25%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) Data Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Microservices
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) JCL
3 1 (6.25%) Korn
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Control-M
2 1 (6.25%) CA Endevor
2 1 (6.25%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow