Period
to 14 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £130 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 14 August 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.

Support Analyst
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 29 40
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.30% 1.06% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 1.14% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Slough median daily rate £130 £130 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £105 £125 £110
90th Percentile £201 £304 £130
Berkshire median daily rate £150 £275 £215
% change year-on-year -45.45% +27.91% -38.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £12.40 £15.75
% change year-on-year +33.06% -21.27% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Contract vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 292 263 309
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 92.61% 94.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 187 199
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £139 £213 £225
90th Percentile £538 £538 £489
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £421 £400
% change year-on-year -1.48% +5.31% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 9
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -17.81%
10th Percentile £15.13 £11.13 £10.90
90th Percentile £20.50 £17.50 £21.30
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14% -30.00%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Slough

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Slough

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Slough

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 Slough region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) iSeries

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Release Management
1 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com