Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £188 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 22 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 77 63
Rank change year-on-year +1 -14 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 31 34 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.50% 2.68% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 2.75% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 22
Oxfordshire median daily rate £188 £150 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -31.82% +6.02%
10th Percentile £137 £113 £128
90th Percentile £350 £363 £230
South East median daily rate £190 £213 £253
% change year-on-year -10.59% -15.84% +18.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 17
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +16.07% -6.67%
10th Percentile £13.66 £14.30 £10.75
90th Percentile £24.00 £61.50 £18.75
South East median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -13.33% - -

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 1191 1238 1268
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 97.63% 97.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 930 879 901
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £200 £213
90th Percentile £586 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 44 74
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £16.75 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.09% +3.08% +4.84%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.58 £9.98
90th Percentile £62.50 £40.38 £54.25
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 0 17 £350 +127.64% 3
Kidlington -7 8 £145 +7.41%
Abingdon 0 1 - - 1
Carterton - 1 - -
Support Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
3 8 (25.81%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
3 8 (25.81%) Marketing
3 8 (25.81%) CRM
3 8 (25.81%) ERP
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (22.58%) Finance
4 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (22.58%) FinancialForce
5 6 (19.35%) ITIL
6 5 (16.13%) Service Management
6 5 (16.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
7 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (12.90%) Windows 10
7 4 (12.90%) XML
7 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.90%) SLA
8 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.68%) Publishing
8 3 (9.68%) SMS
8 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
8 3 (9.68%) Office 365
9 2 (6.45%) Line Management
9 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
9 2 (6.45%) Windows Server

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 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) FinancialForce
2 3 (9.68%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) SMS
2 1 (3.23%) Broadband
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (25.81%) Marketing
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Publishing
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) CMDB
2 1 (3.23%) Handset
2 1 (3.23%) PDA
2 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 10
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.45%) Linux
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.23%) Debian
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.23%) OpenBSD
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (25.81%) CRM
2 8 (25.81%) ERP
2 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
4 5 (16.13%) Service Management
5 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Line Management
7 2 (6.45%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (3.23%) Information Management
8 1 (3.23%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.23%) Perl
1 1 (3.23%) PHP
1 1 (3.23%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) BitLocker
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
1 8 (25.81%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 8 (25.81%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) VMware