The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £208 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 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 / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 67 57
Rank change year-on-year -3 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 20 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.62% 2.25% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 2.36% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 16
Median daily rate £208 £188 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% -9.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £144 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £434 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £209 £225 £225
% change year-on-year -7.22% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.98%  
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1164 1188 1236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.56% 95.42% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 816 778 703
Median daily rate £425 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +4.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 67 50
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.55% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £41.50
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Surrey

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Surrey

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Analyst in Surrey

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Surrey

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 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
Guildford 0 4 £163 +20.37% 5
Staines +9 2 £260 +4.00%
Tadworth - 2 - -
Epsom - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £143 -
Reigate - 1 £208 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £100 -
Support Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Surrey region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
3 11 (35.48%) Linux
3 11 (35.48%) Unix
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
4 9 (29.03%) JBoss
5 8 (25.81%) Java
5 8 (25.81%) ITIL
6 7 (22.58%) IIS
7 6 (19.35%) Oracle
7 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
7 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
8 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (16.13%) Symantec
9 4 (12.90%) Middleware
9 4 (12.90%) Finance
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (12.90%) Web Services
9 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
9 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
9 4 (12.90%) VMware
9 4 (12.90%) Banking
9 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
9 4 (12.90%) WildFly

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 9 (29.03%) JBoss
2 7 (22.58%) IIS
3 4 (12.90%) WildFly
4 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (3.23%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Firewall
1 3 (9.68%) LDAP
1 3 (9.68%) SSH
2 2 (6.45%) DHCP
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) ADSL
3 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.23%) Intranet
3 1 (3.23%) ISDN
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) PSTN
3 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.23%) Skype
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (12.90%) Banking
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Middleware
1 4 (12.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Unix
3 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 10
6 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.68%) Break/Fix
3 3 (9.68%) Capacity Management
3 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.23%) Data Management
5 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.23%) ERP
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.23%) ITSM
5 1 (3.23%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma
5 1 (3.23%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.23%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.23%) DameWare
3 1 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 5 (16.13%) Symantec
4 4 (12.90%) VMware
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) HP
5 3 (9.68%) McAfee
5 3 (9.68%) Veritas
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) Northgate
6 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.23%) Altiris
7 1 (3.23%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.23%) Intel
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) Meraki
7 1 (3.23%) Remedy
7 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.23%) Workday