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 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 40 60 51
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 11 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.08% 1.79% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 1.88% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £174 £140 £153
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £117 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £248 £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £286 £200
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +43.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Median hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
497 800 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.77% 95.24% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 442 426
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £540 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 58 84
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +21 6 £305 +117.85% 3
Huntingdon - 2 £145 -
Peterborough -3 1 £174 -9.94% 1
Support Analyst
East of England

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 7 (31.82%) MS Office
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) SLA
6 4 (18.18%) Citrix
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (13.64%) Validation
7 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
7 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (9.09%) Office 365
8 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
8 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
8 2 (9.09%) Application Packaging
8 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (9.09%) SCCM
8 2 (9.09%) XenApp
8 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
8 2 (9.09%) iPad

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 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (9.09%) OLAP
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Local Government
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (4.55%) Biometrics
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) EPoS
3 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.55%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Validation
3 2 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) Service Management
3 2 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) Application Discovery
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.55%) ITSM
4 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) XenApp
2 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) Altiris
4 1 (4.55%) Apple
4 1 (4.55%) Cognos
4 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.55%) Lotus
4 1 (4.55%) Nintex
4 1 (4.55%) Sun
4 1 (4.55%) Virgin Media