The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Analyst
Rank 119 92 89
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 14 41 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 1.47% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.64% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 13
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£225 £171 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.38% -23.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £135 £87
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £303 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £216 £245
% change year-on-year
+1.73% -11.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 4
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £15.13 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £27.20 £19.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Support Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2558 2499 1998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.97% 89.86% 91.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1281 1285 782
Average daily rate £398 £384 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.58% +9.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 108 134
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.75 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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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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
Bracknell +8 6 £183 -
Reading -8 2 - - 6
Newbury -6 1 £325 +96.96% 1
Slough -10 1 - - 2
Hungerford - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Support Analyst
South East

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 29 (56.86%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
3 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
4 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 10 (19.61%) SC Cleared
5 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
5 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (17.65%) DNS
6 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 8 (15.69%) SQL
7 8 (15.69%) ITIL
7 8 (15.69%) DV Cleared
8 7 (13.73%) MCP
8 7 (13.73%) MS Office
8 7 (13.73%) MCSE
8 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (11.76%) Change Management
9 6 (11.76%) Finance
9 6 (11.76%) Symantec
9 6 (11.76%) DHCP
9 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
9 6 (11.76%) IIS
9 6 (11.76%) SAP
9 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (9.80%) Java
10 5 (9.80%) IBM Notes
10 5 (9.80%) Lotus
11 4 (7.84%) Retail
11 4 (7.84%) NetBackup
11 4 (7.84%) VMware

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 6 (11.76%) IIS
2 5 (9.80%) IBM Notes
3 4 (7.84%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (7.84%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.92%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (3.92%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) DNS
2 6 (11.76%) DHCP
2 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.88%) VPN
3 3 (5.88%) DSL
4 2 (3.92%) Firewall
4 2 (3.92%) Wireless
4 2 (3.92%) SSL
4 2 (3.92%) ADSL
4 2 (3.92%) LAN
5 1 (1.96%) VoIP
5 1 (1.96%) WAN
5 1 (1.96%) Internet
5 1 (1.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) DB2
3 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.96%) QlikView
3 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Automotive
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Front Office
5 1 (1.96%) Electronics
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Flash
2 2 (3.92%) LAMP
3 1 (1.96%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
1 4 (7.84%) CLARiiON
2 2 (3.92%) VLE
2 2 (3.92%) AS400
2 2 (3.92%) iSeries
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) EPoS
3 1 (1.96%) NHS
3 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.96%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (56.86%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
3 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.92%) UNIX
7 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) ITIL
2 6 (11.76%) Change Management
3 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (7.84%) Web Development
3 4 (7.84%) Service Management
4 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (3.92%) Project Management
5 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.92%) Time Management
5 2 (3.92%) Change Control
6 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.96%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.96%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.96%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.96%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.96%) Investment Management
6 1 (1.96%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) Java
3 2 (3.92%) C
3 2 (3.92%) RPG/400
3 2 (3.92%) RPG IV
3 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.92%) RPG
4 1 (1.96%) Python
4 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.96%) AWK
4 1 (1.96%) Korn
4 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) R
4 1 (1.96%) sed
4 1 (1.96%) C#
4 1 (1.96%) C++
4 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) SC Cleared
1 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.69%) DV Cleared
3 7 (13.73%) MCP
3 7 (13.73%) MCSE
3 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) vSphere
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) NetBackup
2 3 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) SAP
2 6 (11.76%) Symantec
3 5 (9.80%) Lotus
4 4 (7.84%) EMC
4 4 (7.84%) Adobe
4 4 (7.84%) VMware
5 3 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (3.92%) Citrix
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle
6 2 (3.92%) Remedy
6 2 (3.92%) Blackboard
7 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.96%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.96%) Mitel
7 1 (1.96%) Google
7 1 (1.96%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.96%) Cognos
7 1 (1.96%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
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Rate: £13 - £15 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £18.00 - £19.00 per hour + £18.50 Per Hour
Posted: 4 days ago