The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 73 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 20 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.23% 1.71% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.77% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 4
Median daily rate £238 £184 £105
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.25% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £123 £67
10% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £395 £152
UK excluding London median daily rate £245 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Median hourly rate £23.50 £11.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.88% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £11.07 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £13.90 £19.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Support Analyst
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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1572 1698 1506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.44% 96.53% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 960 731
Median daily rate £375 £365 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 94 163
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £21.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Nottinghamshire +2 11 £238 +39.70%
Lincolnshire +9 4 - -
Northamptonshire +9 2 £228 +21.33% 4
Derbyshire +4 2 £263 -9.09% 1
Leicestershire -2 1 £111 -26.00%
Support Analyst
England

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 East Midlands region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (51.06%) Windows
2 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
3 15 (31.91%) ITIL
4 13 (27.66%) Oracle
4 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
5 12 (25.53%) SQL
6 11 (23.40%) Windows XP
7 10 (21.28%) .NET
7 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (19.15%) Blackberry
8 9 (19.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
9 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (17.02%) HP
9 8 (17.02%) DNS
9 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
9 8 (17.02%) MS Office
10 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
10 7 (14.89%) Finance
10 7 (14.89%) Windows 8
10 7 (14.89%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (14.89%) Windows 10
11 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
11 6 (12.77%) XenDesktop
11 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
11 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (12.77%) Unix
11 6 (12.77%) IBM Notes
11 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
11 6 (12.77%) VBScript

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (19.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
3 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
3 7 (14.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (12.77%) IBM Notes
5 3 (6.38%) Apache
5 3 (6.38%) JBoss
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) DNS
2 6 (12.77%) VPN
3 4 (8.51%) DHCP
4 2 (4.26%) Firewall
4 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) .NET
2 5 (10.64%) WCF
2 5 (10.64%) WPF
3 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.51%) Web Services
4 3 (6.38%) HTML
4 3 (6.38%) Middleware
4 3 (6.38%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (4.26%) CSS
6 1 (2.13%) DHTML
6 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) iPad
3 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Windows XP
3 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.89%) Windows 10
4 7 (14.89%) Windows 8
5 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
5 6 (12.77%) Unix
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.13%) Android
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) ITIL
2 4 (8.51%) Application Packaging
2 4 (8.51%) Service Management
3 3 (6.38%) Change Management
3 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (6.38%) Workflow
4 2 (4.26%) Change Control
4 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.13%) ERP
5 1 (2.13%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL V2
5 1 (2.13%) Migration
5 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.13%) Service Design
5 1 (2.13%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL
2 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.77%) VBScript
3 5 (10.64%) C#
4 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) Java
5 2 (4.26%) Perl
5 2 (4.26%) Ruby
5 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) CCNA
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.26%) MCSA
3 2 (4.26%) MCSE
4 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) MCDST
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle
2 8 (17.02%) HP
3 6 (12.77%) Citrix
3 6 (12.77%) Lotus
4 3 (6.38%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Altiris
5 2 (4.26%) CA
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) Dell
5 2 (4.26%) Symantec
5 2 (4.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.13%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.13%) Nokia
6 1 (2.13%) Northgate
6 1 (2.13%) RedPrairie
6 1 (2.13%) Twitter