The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 39 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.39% 1.20% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.26% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £321 £240 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.85% +12.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £223 £240 £203
% change year-on-year
-7.29% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.45 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -3.66%
Support Analyst
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
345 475 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.57% 95.19% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 333 288
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 35 35
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +32.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Cambridge region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) Perl
4 5 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) PHP
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Siebel
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (13.33%) OLAP
7 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (13.33%) IIS
7 2 (13.33%) MS Office
7 2 (13.33%) SAP
7 2 (13.33%) CSS
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) Logistics
7 2 (13.33%) Ajax
7 2 (13.33%) iPad
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (13.33%) Office 365
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (6.67%) Nintex

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
1 1 (6.67%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (13.33%) OLAP
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) Ajax
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) Perl
1 5 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) PHP
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) ABAP
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Siebel
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Cognos
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Nintex
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) VMware