The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Analyst
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 41 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 9 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.77% 3.79% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 3.92% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 6
Median daily rate £140 £320 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £203 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £413 £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £240 £220
% change year-on-year
-27.00% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 12
Median hourly rate £17.75 £21.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.47% +75.00%
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 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
487 587 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.87% 96.71% 97.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 355 360
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £253 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 48 55
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £11.00 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 6 £140 -58.82% 2
Support Analyst
East of England

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (46.67%) LAN
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) SCCM
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
5 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) MCSE
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) MS Office
5 4 (26.67%) MCP
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) A+ Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) Software Distribution
7 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
7 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (13.33%) Dell
7 2 (13.33%) Citrix
7 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
8 1 (6.67%) Adobe
8 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
8 1 (6.67%) C
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL
8 1 (6.67%) SharePoint

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (6.67%) Skype
5 1 (6.67%) WebEx
5 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.67%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) MCP
1 4 (26.67%) MCSE
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) DameWare
2 1 (6.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Kaspersky
3 1 (6.67%) MobileIron
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) VMware