The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £273 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 27 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 43 34
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.89% 0.29% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.30% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £273 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.11% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £209 £219 £225
% change year-on-year -4.57% -2.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £13.00
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 Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 314 334 346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 93.18% 96.25% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 239 253
Median daily rate £400 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 20
Median hourly rate £13.00 £38.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.23% +128.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in Swindon

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in Swindon

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Swindon region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) CMDB
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) IIS
6 1 (14.29%) VB
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) MCSA
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (14.29%) MS Access
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MS Access
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Application Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft