Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a PC Support Analyst was £170 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 December 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.

PC Support Analyst
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 897 886 881
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5 +20
Contract jobs requiring a PC Support Analyst 6 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.010% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.010% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
UK median daily rate £170 £160 £158
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.59% -36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
UK median hourly rate - £14.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 98,693 97,400 97,270
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.93% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 65,349 64,570 63,457
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,031 2,855 3,293
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.77 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -

PC Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PC Support Analyst in the UK

PC Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PC Support Analyst in the UK

PC Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PC Support Analyst in the UK

PC Support Analyst
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PC Support Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
London +12 6 £170 +6.25%
England -8 6 £170 +6.25%

PC Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, PC 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 featuring PC Support Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 6 (100.00%) Security Management
1 6 (100.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 6 (100.00%) Vectorworks
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 6 (100.00%) Jamf Pro
1 6 (100.00%) Patch Management
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) EPoS

PC 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 6 (100.00%) CINEMA 4D
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 6 (100.00%) Security Management
1 6 (100.00%) Software Distribution
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Adobe
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Vectorworks