Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £130 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 20 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - +48 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.36% - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Slough median daily rate £130 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £250 £145 £438
% change year-on-year +72.41% -66.86% +98.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £11.50 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year -20.72% -32.71% +26.76%

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 280 288 456
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.92% 92.90% 91.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 189 310
Slough median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £213 £206 £213
90th Percentile £558 £481 £507
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 19
Slough median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £11.50 £9.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £27.10 £39.95 £39.15
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Slough over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 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 Slough region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (50.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (50.00%) Polycom
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CCA
1 1 (25.00%) CCAA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Canon
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) MobileIron
1 2 (50.00%) Polycom
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Kofax
2 1 (25.00%) LANDesk