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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 106 111 92
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 16 16 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.63% 0.59% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.64% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 13
Average daily rate £238 £320 £168
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.78% +91.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £193 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £510 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £233 £215 £213
% change year-on-year
+8.13% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 14
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
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
2328 2518 2463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.47% 93.16% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1226 1245 1232
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 74 110
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £30.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reading -4 6 £238 -54.76% 10
Maidenhead - 3 £175 - 2
Newbury +8 2 - - 1
Slough +8 2 £125 - 4
Bracknell -2 1 - - 2
Support Analyst
South East

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 19 (47.50%) ITIL
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (22.50%) MCSE
6 9 (22.50%) MS Visio
6 9 (22.50%) MCP
6 9 (22.50%) DV Cleared
6 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
7 8 (20.00%) SLA
7 8 (20.00%) HP
7 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (15.00%) DB2
8 6 (15.00%) SQL
9 5 (12.50%) SCCM
9 5 (12.50%) MS Office
9 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 5 (12.50%) Remedy
9 5 (12.50%) Unix
9 5 (12.50%) Retail
10 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
10 4 (10.00%) Citrix
10 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
10 4 (10.00%) CRM
10 4 (10.00%) Oracle
10 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (7.50%) IIS
1 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Commerce Server
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Visio
2 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
3 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) S/MIME
2 1 (2.50%) SMTP
2 1 (2.50%) SSL
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) DB2
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Toad
General
1 5 (12.50%) Retail
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.50%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Wiki
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) EPoS
4 1 (2.50%) PMI
4 1 (2.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.50%) Unix
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.50%) zOS
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) Linux
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) ITIL
2 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.00%) CRM
3 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) SOA
5 2 (5.00%) Change Management
5 2 (5.00%) ITSM
5 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.00%) Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) Service Management
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Data Validation
6 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.50%) High Availability
6 1 (2.50%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) COBOL
2 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.50%) VB
3 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.00%) VB6
4 1 (2.50%) AWK
4 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) Korn
4 1 (2.50%) sed
4 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (22.50%) DV Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) MCP
2 9 (22.50%) MCSE
2 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) MOS
4 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Terminal Server
2 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) HP
3 5 (12.50%) Remedy
4 4 (10.00%) Citrix
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle
4 4 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (5.00%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) SAP
5 2 (5.00%) webMethods
6 1 (2.50%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) Google
6 1 (2.50%) VMware
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