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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Analyst
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 28 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 6 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.94% 4.20% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 4.34% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 2
Median daily rate £140 £330 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.57% +57.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £238 £225
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
292 369 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.50% 96.85% 96.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 239 176
Median daily rate £350 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 26 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £51.50 £45.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 2017, 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 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) SCCM
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Software Distribution
4 3 (25.00%) MS Office
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
6 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (8.33%) Office 365
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (8.33%) SCSM
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Skype
6 1 (8.33%) WebEx
6 1 (8.33%) Office Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Application Discovery
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
6 1 (8.33%) Retail
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management

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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (8.33%) Skype
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) WebEx
3 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Local Government
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (8.33%) Application Discovery
2 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Office Automation
2 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy