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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Analyst
Rank 51 47 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 43 48 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.68% 3.31% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 3.50% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 7
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£216 £225 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £117 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £338 £218
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £200 £228
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £10.65 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £20.20 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +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
1510 1370 1353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.20% 94.55% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 905 707 678
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 118 99
Average hourly rate £13.75 £14.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.15 £37.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Nottinghamshire -4 13 £300 +79.10% 8
Leicestershire -1 9 £110 -45.00% 3
Derbyshire -3 8 £305 +45.23%
Lincolnshire +6 4 £235 - 2
Northamptonshire -12 3 £189 -14.20% 4
Support Analyst
England

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (42.47%) Windows
2 18 (24.66%) SQL
2 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
3 16 (21.92%) Active Directory
4 15 (20.55%) Oracle
5 14 (19.18%) ITIL
5 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
6 12 (16.44%) Cisco
7 11 (15.07%) IBM
7 11 (15.07%) UNIX
7 11 (15.07%) MS Office
8 10 (13.70%) Firewall
9 9 (12.33%) Windows 7
9 9 (12.33%) Blackberry
9 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
10 8 (10.96%) Linux
10 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
11 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
11 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (9.59%) IIS
11 7 (9.59%) Citrix
12 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (8.22%) Windows XP
12 6 (8.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
12 6 (8.22%) Degree
13 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
13 5 (6.85%) Software Distribution
13 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.59%) IIS
3 6 (8.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (6.85%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (5.48%) IBM Notes
6 3 (4.11%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.37%) LiveLink
Applications
1 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.07%) MS Office
3 2 (2.74%) MS Project
4 1 (1.37%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) Firewall
2 4 (5.48%) Wireless
2 4 (5.48%) IP Telephony
3 3 (4.11%) DHCP
3 3 (4.11%) DNS
4 2 (2.74%) Intranet
4 2 (2.74%) VPN
4 2 (2.74%) LAN
5 1 (1.37%) VoIP
5 1 (1.37%) WAN
5 1 (1.37%) RTP
5 1 (1.37%) SAN
5 1 (1.37%) VLAN
5 1 (1.37%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.37%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.37%) DB2
4 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.37%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (5.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.74%) Banking
2 2 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (4.11%) HTML
2 3 (4.11%) .NET
3 2 (2.74%) CSS
3 2 (2.74%) Web Services
4 1 (1.37%) XML
4 1 (1.37%) WAP
4 1 (1.37%) WCF
4 1 (1.37%) WPF
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Streams
4 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.37%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.11%) iSeries
3 3 (4.11%) Handset
4 2 (2.74%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.37%) iPad
5 1 (1.37%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.37%) PMI
5 1 (1.37%) NHS
5 1 (1.37%) Replication
5 1 (1.37%) CCTV
5 1 (1.37%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 31 (42.47%) Windows
2 11 (15.07%) UNIX
3 9 (12.33%) Windows 7
4 8 (10.96%) Linux
5 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.22%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Vista
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.37%) AIX
10 1 (1.37%) HPUX
10 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.18%) ITIL
2 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
3 5 (6.85%) Workflow
3 5 (6.85%) Software Distribution
4 4 (5.48%) Network Management
4 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.48%) SDLC
4 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.11%) Project Management
5 3 (4.11%) Migration
5 3 (4.11%) Security Management
5 3 (4.11%) Patch Management
5 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (2.74%) People Management
6 2 (2.74%) Scrum
6 2 (2.74%) ITSM
6 2 (2.74%) EAI
7 1 (1.37%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.37%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) PL/SQL
2 5 (6.85%) VB
2 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.11%) Prolog
3 3 (4.11%) RPG
3 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.11%) C#
3 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.74%) COBOL
5 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.37%) JCL
5 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.37%) Python
5 1 (1.37%) Perl
5 1 (1.37%) C++
5 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.48%) MCP
3 4 (5.48%) MCSA
3 4 (5.48%) MCDST
3 4 (5.48%) MCTS
3 4 (5.48%) MCITP
4 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.74%) MCSE
6 1 (1.37%) CCNP
6 1 (1.37%) CCNA
6 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.37%) Dell Certification
6 1 (1.37%) DCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 16 (21.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.11%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.74%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) Control-M
3 1 (1.37%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.37%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.37%) DameWare
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.55%) Oracle
3 12 (16.44%) Cisco
4 11 (15.07%) IBM
5 7 (9.59%) Citrix
6 5 (6.85%) VMware
7 4 (5.48%) Lotus
8 3 (4.11%) Kronos
9 2 (2.74%) HP
9 2 (2.74%) Dell
10 1 (1.37%) Adobe
10 1 (1.37%) SAP
10 1 (1.37%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.37%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.37%) F5
10 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.37%) Apple
10 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
Spalding
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
Venn Group
Rate: £10 - £12 Per Hour
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £240 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £18 - £20 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago