The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 50 49 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 15 19 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.93% 2.53% 5.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 2.69% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 15
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£153 £300 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.16% +34.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £145 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £350 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £250 £210
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 8
Average hourly rate £20.00 £10.55 £11.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.57% -10.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £8.91 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.19 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Support Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
727 706 711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.44% 94.13% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 293 295
Average daily rate £350 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 57 119
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +1 8 £151 - 2
Peterborough +10 5 £208 -20.19% 2
Huntingdon - - - -
Support Analyst
East of England

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
3 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
3 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (45.16%) Cisco
5 13 (41.94%) ITIL
5 13 (41.94%) Firewall
6 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
7 11 (35.48%) HP
8 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
8 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
9 9 (29.03%) Wireless
9 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (25.81%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (25.81%) Change Control
11 7 (22.58%) Finance
12 6 (19.35%) MS Office
12 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
12 6 (19.35%) LAN
12 6 (19.35%) WAN
13 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
13 5 (16.13%) Migration
13 5 (16.13%) VPN
13 5 (16.13%) Citrix
14 4 (12.90%) CA
14 4 (12.90%) SAN

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
1 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.68%) IBM Notes
5 2 (6.45%) Lync
6 1 (3.23%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
2 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) Firewall
2 9 (29.03%) Wireless
3 6 (19.35%) LAN
3 6 (19.35%) WAN
4 5 (16.13%) VPN
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (12.90%) ISDN
5 4 (12.90%) MPLS
5 4 (12.90%) SSL
5 4 (12.90%) SAN
5 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
6 2 (6.45%) Internet
7 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.23%) VLAN
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
1 2 (6.45%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.23%) CCTV
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) NHS
2 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.45%) Android
7 1 (3.23%) Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (25.81%) Change Control
3 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.13%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) Network Management
4 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) Line Management
5 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Management
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.23%) CRM
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Validation
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
6 1 (3.23%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) PHP
2 2 (6.45%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) ARCserve
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Cisco
2 11 (35.48%) HP
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix
5 4 (12.90%) CA
5 4 (12.90%) Adobe
5 4 (12.90%) Symantec
5 4 (12.90%) Imperva
5 4 (12.90%) WatchGuard
6 3 (9.68%) 3PAR
6 3 (9.68%) McAfee
6 3 (9.68%) VMware
6 3 (9.68%) Lotus
7 2 (6.45%) Polycom
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle
8 1 (3.23%) Avaya
8 1 (3.23%) BMC
8 1 (3.23%) Dell
8 1 (3.23%) Altiris
8 1 (3.23%) Remedy
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