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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Analyst
Rank 44 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 22 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.94% 2.85% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 3.04% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £170 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £200 £250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 5
Average hourly rate £12.63 £12.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £23.00 £26.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.41 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-7.55% +3.57%
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
702 658 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.72% 93.73% 91.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 323 233
Average daily rate £348 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 73 71
Average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 22 May 2015. 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
Peterborough +9 16 - - 1
Cambridge -2 4 £344 +79.73% 5
Support Analyst
East of England

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
3 25 (59.52%) ITIL
4 19 (45.24%) Citrix
5 17 (40.48%) Cisco
5 17 (40.48%) MS Office
6 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
7 15 (35.71%) Symantec
7 15 (35.71%) Windows 7
8 13 (30.95%) McAfee
8 13 (30.95%) Adobe
8 13 (30.95%) Lotus
8 13 (30.95%) IBM Notes
9 12 (28.57%) MCP
10 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
10 11 (26.19%) Incident Management
11 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (21.43%) Blackberry
11 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
12 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (16.67%) Windows 8
13 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
14 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
14 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
14 5 (11.90%) HP
14 5 (11.90%) VMware
14 5 (11.90%) Firewall
14 5 (11.90%) Wireless

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (30.95%) IBM Notes
2 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (40.48%) MS Office
2 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
1 5 (11.90%) Wireless
2 4 (9.52%) Intranet
2 4 (9.52%) LAN
2 4 (9.52%) WAN
3 3 (7.14%) DNS
3 3 (7.14%) SAN
4 2 (4.76%) WebEx
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (4.76%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.38%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.90%) iPhone
2 5 (11.90%) iPad
3 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.76%) EPoS
5 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 5 (11.90%) Windows XP
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.76%) BlackBerry OS
5 2 (4.76%) Android
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
2 11 (26.19%) Incident Management
3 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.90%) Change Control
4 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) Network Management
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (2.38%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) SQL
1 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) MCP
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) ARCserve
2 2 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (4.76%) DameWare
2 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (45.24%) Citrix
3 17 (40.48%) Cisco
4 15 (35.71%) Symantec
5 13 (30.95%) McAfee
5 13 (30.95%) Adobe
5 13 (30.95%) Lotus
6 5 (11.90%) HP
6 5 (11.90%) VMware
7 3 (7.14%) CA
8 2 (4.76%) LANDesk
8 2 (4.76%) Altiris
8 2 (4.76%) BMC
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