The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 40 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 10 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.06% 3.57% 3.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 3.83% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate
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£180 £419 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.01% +84.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £404 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £434 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £203 £225 £215
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
454 209 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 93.42% 93.30% 91.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 109 154
Average daily rate £400 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.75 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Support Analyst
East of England

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Analyst in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -14 5 £190 -54.62%
Bedford - 2 - - 2
Biggleswade - - - -
Support Analyst
East of England

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) MS Office
3 3 (21.43%) IBM Notes
3 3 (21.43%) Lotus
3 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (14.29%) Logistics
4 2 (14.29%) Northgate
4 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (14.29%) MCTS
4 2 (14.29%) MCITP
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Statistics
4 2 (14.29%) Data Entry
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (14.29%) SAP SD
4 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) EDI
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) ABAP
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP SD
2 1 (7.14%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) CRM
1 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Logistics
1 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
1 2 (14.29%) Release Management
1 2 (14.29%) Data Entry
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) ETL
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) MCTS
1 2 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) DameWare
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Lotus
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (14.29%) Northgate
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Informatica
4 1 (7.14%) Capita
4 1 (7.14%) Orchard
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