The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Analyst
Rank 72 67 72
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 29 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.76% 1.62% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.72% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 1
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£200 £143 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% -36.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £200 £250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 9
Average hourly rate £11.25 £18.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.90 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £20.00 £15.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.41 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-7.55% +3.57%
Support Analyst
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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
1545 1395 1156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.92% 93.94% 91.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 690 521
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 142 132
Average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.00 £10.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £45.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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 22 May 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Derbyshire +5 9 £305 -
Leicestershire -3 5 - -
Nottinghamshire -11 4 £164 +42.39% 4
Northamptonshire +2 3 £188 -25.00% 5
Lincolnshire 0 2 - - 1
Support Analyst
England

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 24 (44.44%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Active Directory
3 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
4 12 (22.22%) SQL
5 11 (20.37%) ITIL
6 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
7 9 (16.67%) Cisco
8 8 (14.81%) UNIX
8 8 (14.81%) Linux
8 8 (14.81%) Oracle
9 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
10 6 (11.11%) MS Office
10 6 (11.11%) Firewall
10 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (9.26%) iPad
11 5 (9.26%) VMware
11 5 (9.26%) .NET
11 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
11 5 (9.26%) Citrix
12 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
12 4 (7.41%) Blackberry
12 4 (7.41%) CRM
12 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
12 4 (7.41%) IP Telephony
12 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
13 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
13 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.56%) IBM Notes
2 3 (5.56%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (1.85%) Lync
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Office
2 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Firewall
2 4 (7.41%) IP Telephony
3 3 (5.56%) Wireless
3 3 (5.56%) DNS
4 2 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (1.85%) VLAN
5 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.85%) RTP
5 1 (1.85%) VoIP
5 1 (1.85%) SMTP
5 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.56%) Retail
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) HTML
2 3 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.70%) WCF
3 2 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) iPad
2 4 (7.41%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.56%) iSeries
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Windows
2 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
3 8 (14.81%) UNIX
3 8 (14.81%) Linux
4 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) HPUX
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.85%) Solaris
7 1 (1.85%) AIX
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) ITIL
2 4 (7.41%) CRM
2 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
3 2 (3.70%) EAI
3 2 (3.70%) Migration
3 2 (3.70%) Change Management
3 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (1.85%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (1.85%) Network Management
4 1 (1.85%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (1.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (1.85%) TDD
4 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.56%) RPG
3 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.56%) C#
3 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.56%) Prolog
4 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.70%) COBOL
5 1 (1.85%) C++
5 1 (1.85%) Python
5 1 (1.85%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.85%) DCSE
3 1 (1.85%) MCITP
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) MCSE
3 1 (1.85%) Dell Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) XenApp
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) SCOM
2 1 (1.85%) WSUS
2 1 (1.85%) DameWare
2 1 (1.85%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (1.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) Cisco
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle
4 5 (9.26%) VMware
4 5 (9.26%) Citrix
5 3 (5.56%) Kronos
5 3 (5.56%) Lotus
5 3 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Adobe
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) Dell
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