Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Support Analyst was £120 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 22 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.

Support Analyst
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 79 48
Rank change year-on-year +13 -31 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 29 9 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.76% 0.71% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 0.73% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 30
West Sussex median daily rate £120 £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.14% -6.67% +81.82%
10th Percentile £110 £260 £200
90th Percentile £325 £325 £405
South East median daily rate £190 £213 £253
% change year-on-year -10.59% -15.84% +18.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.50 - £11.25
10th Percentile £13.00 - £9.00
90th Percentile £19.25 - £15.15
South East median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -13.33% - -

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 1010 1226 1148
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.28% 96.61% 96.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 709 750
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £219 £261 £249
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 61 48
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +106.06% +3.13%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.29 £11.10
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £45.30
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%

Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Analyst in West Sussex

Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Analyst in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Analyst in West Sussex

Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor 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 22 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
Crawley +8 9 £135 -65.16% 3
Horsham +1 7 £120 -60.00%
Haywards Heath - 3 - -
Gatwick - 2 - -
Burgess Hill - 1 £100 -
Worthing - 1 - -
Support Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West Sussex region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
3 18 (62.07%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
5 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
6 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
7 7 (24.14%) Cisco
7 7 (24.14%) VMware
8 6 (20.69%) Office 365
8 6 (20.69%) ITIL
8 6 (20.69%) SLA
9 4 (13.79%) SQL
10 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
10 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
11 2 (6.90%) Break/Fix
11 2 (6.90%) CMDB
11 2 (6.90%) SCCM
11 2 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (6.90%) 4G
11 2 (6.90%) Smartphone
11 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (6.90%) Finance
11 2 (6.90%) Advertising
11 2 (6.90%) 3G
11 2 (6.90%) Symantec
11 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
11 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
11 2 (6.90%) HP
11 2 (6.90%) Dell

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 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) 3G
1 2 (6.90%) 4G
1 2 (6.90%) ADSL
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
1 2 (6.90%) VPN
1 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (6.90%) Advertising
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) French Language
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) CMDB
1 2 (6.90%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 2 (6.90%) Break/Fix
3 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.45%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) MCITP
1 1 (3.45%) MCP
1 1 (3.45%) MCSA
1 1 (3.45%) MCSE
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
1 2 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Cisco
2 7 (24.14%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) Dell
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Symantec
4 1 (3.45%) Apple
4 1 (3.45%) Kaseya