The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 60 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 28 28 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.30% 3.29% 3.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 3.60% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 23
Average daily rate £250 £269 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +6.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £222 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £296 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £223 £248 £236
% change year-on-year
-10.10% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 7
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £9.90 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £15.25 £19.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1139 778 1144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.67% 91.42% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 414 492
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 76 86
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.07 £10.01 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Support Analyst
South East

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -23 14 £275 -4.34% 4
High Wycombe +4 6 £250 - 2
Aylesbury - 2 - -
Marlow - 1 - - 2
Chesham - - - -
Support Analyst
South East

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 25 (43.86%) Windows
2 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
3 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 15 (26.32%) Windows XP
4 15 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
6 12 (21.05%) Finance
7 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
7 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
8 9 (15.79%) MS Office
8 9 (15.79%) ITIL
8 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (15.79%) Remedy
8 9 (15.79%) DV Cleared
9 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
9 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (12.28%) Blackberry
10 7 (12.28%) Oracle
11 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
11 6 (10.53%) Windows Vista
12 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (8.77%) Remedy ITSM
12 5 (8.77%) Retail
12 5 (8.77%) Migration
12 5 (8.77%) VB
12 5 (8.77%) BMC
12 5 (8.77%) iPhone
13 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
13 4 (7.02%) Lotus
13 4 (7.02%) SharePoint

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.02%) IBM Notes
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.79%) MS Office
3 3 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Firewall
1 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.51%) VPN
2 2 (3.51%) VoIP
3 1 (1.75%) Network Security
3 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.75%) WAN
3 1 (1.75%) DHCP
3 1 (1.75%) LAN
3 1 (1.75%) LDAP
3 1 (1.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.75%) PowerCenter
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) French Language
3 1 (1.75%) German Language
3 1 (1.75%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.75%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) LAMP
2 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.77%) iPhone
3 3 (5.26%) EPoS
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.86%) Windows
2 15 (26.32%) Windows XP
2 15 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.75%) Linux
7 1 (1.75%) UNIX
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.75%) CentOS
7 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) ITIL
2 5 (8.77%) Migration
3 3 (5.26%) Project Planning
3 3 (5.26%) Content Management
3 3 (5.26%) Document Management
3 3 (5.26%) Change Management
3 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.51%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.75%) Test Scripting
5 1 (1.75%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.75%) E-business
5 1 (1.75%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.75%) Service Management
5 1 (1.75%) CRM
5 1 (1.75%) PRINCE
5 1 (1.75%) Analytics
5 1 (1.75%) Software Distribution
5 1 (1.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) VB
2 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.02%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) VBScript
3 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.79%) DV Cleared
3 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) MCP
5 1 (1.75%) Degree
5 1 (1.75%) MCDST
5 1 (1.75%) MCITP
5 1 (1.75%) MCSE
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (38.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Squid
2 1 (1.75%) NFS
2 1 (1.75%) Postfix
2 1 (1.75%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) OVSD
2 2 (3.51%) SCCM
3 1 (1.75%) WMI
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Remedy
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle
4 5 (8.77%) BMC
5 4 (7.02%) Lotus
6 3 (5.26%) Google
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco
7 2 (3.51%) Citrix
7 2 (3.51%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.75%) VMware
8 1 (1.75%) SAP
8 1 (1.75%) HP
8 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.75%) Apple
8 1 (1.75%) NetApp
8 1 (1.75%) Lumension
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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