Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Support Analyst was £143 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 16 December 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.

IT Support Analyst
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 102 98
Rank change year-on-year +27 -4 -10
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Analyst 14 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.29% 0.58% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.60% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 5
Oxfordshire median daily rate £143 £145 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.72% +16.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £119 £139 £123
90th Percentile £170 £161 £190
South East median daily rate £145 £145 £148
% change year-on-year - -1.69% -35.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £12.08 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.17% -22.69% +11.61%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.08 £12.44
90th Percentile £16.50 £12.08 £48.85
South East median hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +5.77% -13.33% +13.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 1,059 1,164 1,227
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.25% 96.28% 97.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 907 874
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £262 £250 £216
90th Percentile £575 £600 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 31 45
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.25 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.35% - +8.73%
10th Percentile £13.75 £10.00 £11.10
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £37.25
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £18.55
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.96% +6.00%

IT Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Analyst in Oxfordshire

IT Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support Analyst in Oxfordshire

IT Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support Analyst in Oxfordshire

IT Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +27 5 £140 -
Witney - 4 - -
Kidlington 0 2 £145 -
Banbury - 1 - -
IT Support Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT 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 Oxfordshire region featuring IT Support Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 3 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (21.43%) Sophos
7 3 (21.43%) Mimecast
7 3 (21.43%) Xerox
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
8 2 (14.29%) CMDB
8 2 (14.29%) Time Management
8 2 (14.29%) Office 365
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (14.29%) Data Encryption
8 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) Server Management
8 2 (14.29%) Data Security
8 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 2 (14.29%) Service Management
8 2 (14.29%) Firewall

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Mimecast
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) CMDB
1 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) Data Encryption
2 2 (14.29%) Data Security
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Server Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Sophos
3 3 (21.43%) Xerox