The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Dorset 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
South West / Dorset
Rank 21 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.99% 0.50% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £240 £220
% change year-on-year
-27.00% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98 194 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 97.03% 96.04% 97.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 111 131
Median daily rate £363 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £170 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.63 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.06% -35.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £12.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £42.00 £35.00
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 Dorset

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dorset

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 Dorset region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) Migration
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (8.33%) VMware
8 1 (8.33%) HP
8 1 (8.33%) Citrix
8 1 (8.33%) Banking
8 1 (8.33%) Retail
8 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (8.33%) Office 365

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) VMware