The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 62 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 6 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.79% 1.45% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.52% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 10
Median daily rate £325 £365 £194
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +88.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £310 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £460 £239
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £225 £195
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £125.00 £12.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+941.66% -46.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
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
717 792 936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 94.97% 95.88% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 572 686
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 39 50
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £38.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Support Analyst in the job title.

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 2 December 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Support Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) MS Office
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) WSUS
6 3 (21.43%) Office 365
6 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) CAD
7 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (14.29%) CA
7 2 (14.29%) CommVault
7 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 2 (14.29%) Remedy
7 2 (14.29%) Intel Security
7 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (14.29%) SLA
7 2 (14.29%) MCP
7 2 (14.29%) SAP
7 2 (14.29%) C
7 2 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (14.29%) Perl

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) CATIA
3 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) CAD
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 2 (14.29%) PLM
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) C++
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) MCP
4 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) BitLocker
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) WSUS
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) CA
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) CommVault
3 2 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 2 (14.29%) PTC
3 2 (14.29%) Remedy
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) AppSense
4 1 (7.14%) Becrypt
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) Wyse