Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Graduate Support Analyst was £150 per day in advertised job vacancies 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.

Graduate Support Analyst
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 875 886 881
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Graduate Support Analyst 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.002% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
UK median daily rate £150 £135 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +35.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £94
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96939 98568 108531
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 63924 64295 69051
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2896 3271 4142
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Graduate Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Support Analyst in the UK

Graduate Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Graduate Support Analyst in the UK

Graduate Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Graduate Support Analyst in the UK

Graduate Support Analyst
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Support Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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
England +29 4 £150 +11.11% 10
North of England +60 2 - -
UK excluding London +38 2 - - 9
North West +22 2 - -
London -15 2 £150 +11.11% 1

Graduate Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Graduate 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 featuring Graduate Support Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
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%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Graduate Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Avaya
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft