Period
to 17 January 2021

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

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 > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 67 89
Rank change year-on-year +27 +22 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 7 12 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.99% 1.46% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.54% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 11
Median daily rate £300 £290 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +107.14% +16.67%
South East median daily rate £275 £178 £186
% change year-on-year +54.93% -4.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.25
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £16.55
% change year-on-year +22.58% -6.34% +32.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 339 778 1,029
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.31% 94.65% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 506 631
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £272 £209 £229
90th Percentile £650 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £430
% change year-on-year +2.86% +1.74% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 40
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -45.77% -21.11%
10th Percentile £10.00 £12.25 £11.47
90th Percentile £45.00 £37.25 £51.00
Median hourly rate £25.00 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year +32.28% -5.50% +14.29%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Support Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Support Analyst in West Sussex

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Support Analyst in West Sussex.

Daily rate trend for Support Analyst in West Sussex

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Support Analyst in West Sussex.

Hourly rate trend for Support Analyst in West Sussex

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 January 2021. 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
Gatwick +5 6 £300 -
Crawley +18 1 £250 -40.48%
Support Analyst
South East

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 across the West Sussex region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) ERP
1 7 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 7 (100.00%) Baan
2 6 (85.71%) Concur
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (85.71%) Tripwire
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) EDI
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects

Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) SOLIDWORKS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) EDI
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Baan
1 7 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Concur
2 6 (85.71%) Tripwire