The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dorset region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 31 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.87% 2.70% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 2.75% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £223 £250 £235
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £21.75 - £22.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 - £20.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 - £24.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -6.45%
Job Titles Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
216 182 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 94.32% 98.38% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 104 133
Average daily rate £350 £343 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 21
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +56.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Support Analyst
South West

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Analyst in the job title across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -5 1 - - 1
Poole - - - -
Wimborne - - - -
Support Analyst
South West

Support Analyst
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP