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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 68 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% 0.70% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.73% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate £310 £268 £168
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.88% +59.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £233 £200 £216
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -7.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
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
822 825 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.71% 95.60% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 603 503
Average daily rate £363 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £518 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 19 48
Average hourly rate £31.00 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.46% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £46.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Service Management
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 6 (40.00%) Remedy
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) LiveLink
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (20.00%) C
7 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (13.33%) Android
8 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
8 2 (13.33%) PHP
8 2 (13.33%) VBA
8 2 (13.33%) MS Access
8 2 (13.33%) IIS

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (26.67%) LiveLink
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
1 2 (13.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (13.33%) MS Access
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Service Management
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) C
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
1 6 (40.00%) Remedy
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Apple
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £385 per day + Per 12 hour shift
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Rate: From £200 to £250 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago