The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £155 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 25 June 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 48 47
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 16 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.55% 2.72% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 2.80% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 14
Median daily rate £155 £300 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.33% +46.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £125 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £350 £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £225 £225
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 10
Median hourly rate £15.65 £14.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.80% +4.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £9.84 £13.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £14.00 £20.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 606 571 749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.65% 97.11% 98.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 405 492
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 45
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -9.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £32.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Oxfordshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Oxfordshire

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Analyst in Oxfordshire

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 Support Analyst in Oxfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Oxfordshire

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 Support Analyst within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +5 11 £182 +21.50% 4
Kidlington -3 2 £145 +16.00% 1
Abingdon -3 1 - - 1
Support Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (69.70%) ITIL
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 14 (42.42%) Windows
4 12 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (30.30%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (27.27%) Incident Management
8 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (18.18%) Finance
9 6 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (18.18%) BMC
9 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
9 6 (18.18%) Remedy
10 5 (15.15%) SLA
10 5 (15.15%) MCP
10 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
10 5 (15.15%) Release Management
10 5 (15.15%) Degree
10 5 (15.15%) Service Management
10 5 (15.15%) Change Control
10 5 (15.15%) Windows 8
11 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
12 3 (9.09%) Line Management
12 3 (9.09%) Office 365
13 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
13 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
13 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
13 2 (6.06%) PHP

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 1 (3.03%) CMS
1 1 (3.03%) Drupal
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DHCP
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) LDAP
1 1 (3.03%) VoIP
1 1 (3.03%) VPN
1 1 (3.03%) Wireless
1 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.15%) Windows 8
3 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.03%) Debian
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.03%) OpenBSD
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 5 (15.15%) Change Control
3 5 (15.15%) Release Management
3 5 (15.15%) Service Management
4 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.09%) Line Management
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.03%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (3.03%) Case Management
6 1 (3.03%) Change Management
6 1 (3.03%) CRM
6 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.03%) Information Management
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.03%) Network Management
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) PHP
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) Perl
2 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) MCP
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.03%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) BMC
2 6 (18.18%) Remedy
3 1 (3.03%) Freshdesk
3 1 (3.03%) Fujitsu
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) Sony
3 1 (3.03%) VMware
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