The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £150 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 29 March 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 19 27
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 10 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.64% 6.38% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% 6.73% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 9
Median daily rate £150 £200 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -13.04%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £243 £218
% change year-on-year -17.52% +11.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £14.19
% change year-on-year -1.66% +5.72%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 275 223 352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 100.00% 94.89% 96.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 169 241
Median daily rate £375 £333 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.78% -18.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 26
Median hourly rate £14.53 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.17% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.80 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Oxford

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Oxford

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Oxford region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Incident Management
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) BMC
4 5 (33.33%) Remedy
5 4 (26.67%) MCP
5 4 (26.67%) Release Management
5 4 (26.67%) Change Control
6 3 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (13.33%) SLA
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
8 1 (6.67%) Infor CloudSuite
8 1 (6.67%) Infor
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) SCCM
8 1 (6.67%) SCOM
8 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (6.67%) Infor CloudSuite
2 1 (6.67%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (6.67%) Infor CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (26.67%) Change Control
3 4 (26.67%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) PLM
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) MCP
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (6.67%) CCNA
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) BMC
2 5 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) Infor
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £179 - £180 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago