The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Analyst
North West / Cheshire
Rank 47 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 2 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 0.77% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.83% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £225 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £173 £238 £225
% change year-on-year
-27.36% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% -3.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.13 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -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 Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
481 844 725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.87% 92.44% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 531 412
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 41 59
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -37.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.48 £30.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 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
Warrington - 1 - - 2
Support Analyst
North West

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cheshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) Change Control
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Phone
3 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) SAP EWM
5 1 (10.00%) Office 365
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Database Mirroring

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Change Control
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
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