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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Analyst
Rank 48 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 17 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.30% 2.92% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 3.10% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
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£300 £173 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -37.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £190 £239
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -20.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £23.00 £32.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
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
695 646 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.17% 94.31% 89.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 310 244
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 69 65
Average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

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 6 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 6 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 +2 12 - - 1
Cambridge -4 3 £344 +96.42% 3
Support Analyst
East of England

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 32 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 28 (53.85%) ITIL
4 21 (40.38%) MS Office
5 20 (38.46%) Citrix
6 16 (30.77%) Cisco
6 16 (30.77%) Symantec
7 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
7 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
8 14 (26.92%) Adobe
8 14 (26.92%) Lotus
8 14 (26.92%) MCP
8 14 (26.92%) IBM Notes
8 14 (26.92%) McAfee
9 13 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 13 (25.00%) VMware
10 12 (23.08%) Incident Management
11 9 (17.31%) Blackberry
12 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 7 (13.46%) Windows XP
13 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
13 7 (13.46%) Linux
13 7 (13.46%) Windows 8
13 7 (13.46%) CentOS
13 7 (13.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (11.54%) Mac OS X
14 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
15 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2005

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 14 (26.92%) IBM Notes
2 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (40.38%) MS Office
2 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Intranet
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) Wireless
2 3 (5.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.85%) LAN
3 2 (3.85%) WAN
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.85%) WebEx
4 1 (1.92%) HTTP
4 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (3.85%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.92%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Blackberry
2 5 (9.62%) iPhone
2 5 (9.62%) iPad
3 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.85%) EPoS
4 1 (1.92%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
3 7 (13.46%) Windows 8
3 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) Windows XP
3 7 (13.46%) CentOS
3 7 (13.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (11.54%) Mac OS X
5 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.85%) BlackBerry OS
7 2 (3.85%) Android
7 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) ITIL
2 13 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 12 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.69%) Project Management
6 3 (5.77%) Change Control
6 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.85%) Migration
8 1 (1.92%) Supplier Management
8 1 (1.92%) CRM
8 1 (1.92%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
1 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) MCP
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.85%) DameWare
1 2 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.92%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 20 (38.46%) Citrix
3 16 (30.77%) Symantec
3 16 (30.77%) Cisco
4 14 (26.92%) Lotus
4 14 (26.92%) McAfee
4 14 (26.92%) Adobe
5 13 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (5.77%) HP
7 2 (3.85%) BMC
7 2 (3.85%) Altiris
7 2 (3.85%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.92%) CA
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