The median contractor rate for a Senior Support Analyst was £276 per day in advertised job vacancies 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.

Senior Support Analyst
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 586 634 616
Rank change year-on-year +48 -18  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Support Analyst 21 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.032% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.034% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 8
Median daily rate £276 £306 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.95% +11.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £500 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £260 £248
% change year-on-year +20.19% +5.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1376 1496 2028
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Senior Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Support Analyst in the UK

Senior Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Support Analyst in the UK

Senior Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Support Analyst in the UK

Senior Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Support Analyst in the UK

Senior Support Analyst
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Analyst within the UK 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
England +37 20 £276 -9.95% 9
London +4 15 £239 -40.25% 2
City of London -1 5 £325 -33.33% 2
Bradford - 2 £313 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £313 -
Yorkshire - 2 £313 -
South East +21 1 £180 -44.76% 4
South West - 1 £358 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £180 -
Bristol - 1 £358 -
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
Oxford - 1 £180 -
Westminster - 1 £230 -
Southwark - 1 - -

Senior Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Support Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (45.24%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Finance
3 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (28.57%) ITIL
5 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
6 9 (21.43%) Citrix
6 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (19.05%) MCP
7 8 (19.05%) Blackberry
8 7 (16.67%) Change Management
8 7 (16.67%) iPad
8 7 (16.67%) iPhone
9 6 (14.29%) Release Management
9 6 (14.29%) LAN
10 5 (11.90%) BMC
10 5 (11.90%) Remedy
10 5 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
10 5 (11.90%) Banking
10 5 (11.90%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
10 5 (11.90%) SCCM
10 5 (11.90%) Remedy ITSM
10 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
10 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
10 5 (11.90%) Android

Senior 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (7.14%) IIS
1 3 (7.14%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.76%) JCAPS
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (7.14%) thinkFolio
3 2 (4.76%) Workday HCM
4 1 (2.38%) Lorenzo
4 1 (2.38%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) LAN
2 4 (9.52%) Wireless
3 3 (7.14%) WAN
4 2 (4.76%) DNS
4 2 (4.76%) Firewall
4 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.76%) SAN
4 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.38%) DHCP
5 1 (2.38%) Internet
5 1 (2.38%) SMTP
5 1 (2.38%) SNMP
5 1 (2.38%) Telnet
5 1 (2.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Front Office
4 2 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (4.76%) XML
1 2 (4.76%) XSLT
2 1 (2.38%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) Blackberry
3 7 (16.67%) iPad
3 7 (16.67%) iPhone
4 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.38%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.38%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.90%) Android
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
5 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Change Management
3 6 (14.29%) Release Management
4 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.14%) Change Control
7 2 (4.76%) Coaching
7 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (4.76%) Data Conversion
7 2 (4.76%) Information Governance
7 2 (4.76%) Investment Management
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.76%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.76%) Service Management
7 2 (4.76%) Software Distribution
7 2 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (19.05%) MCP
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.38%) ISEB
6 1 (2.38%) MCDST
6 1 (2.38%) MCSE
6 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) HL7
1 2 (4.76%) QA
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.90%) Virtual Desktop
2 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop
3 4 (9.52%) XenApp
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (4.76%) SCOM
2 2 (4.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (4.76%) WSUS
3 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) Citrix
3 5 (11.90%) BMC
3 5 (11.90%) Remedy
4 3 (7.14%) Symantec
5 2 (4.76%) Charles River
5 2 (4.76%) Dell
5 2 (4.76%) EqualLogic
5 2 (4.76%) Fiorano
5 2 (4.76%) IBM
5 2 (4.76%) InterSystems
5 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.76%) SonicWALL
5 2 (4.76%) Veeam
5 2 (4.76%) Workday
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) VMware
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