The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 54 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 14 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.52% 0.49% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.54% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 5
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£255 - £225
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 - £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 - £286
UK excluding London average daily rate £205 £250 £210
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Support Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
855 553 826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 92.93% 90.21% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 366 504
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 51
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -49.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (40.00%) Windows
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) DHCP
4 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) MS Project
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) Apple
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Military
4 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) XenApp
5 2 (10.00%) Meru Networks
5 2 (10.00%) iPhone
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
1 4 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) Wireless
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Siebel EIM
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Military
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) iPhone
3 1 (5.00%) DTV
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (10.00%) Project Management
1 2 (10.00%) Change Management
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.00%) ITSM
2 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (5.00%) Service Management
2 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) MCITP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Siebel Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) Apple
4 2 (10.00%) Meru Networks
4 2 (10.00%) Lotus
4 2 (10.00%) Symantec
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) EMC
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Siebel
5 1 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) BMC
5 1 (5.00%) CA
5 1 (5.00%) Sophos
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
5 1 (5.00%) RightFax
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