The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Analyst
Rank 506 515 447
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -68
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Analyst 73 68 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 14
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£150 £138 £171
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -19.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £107 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £255 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £138 £200
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 30
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.64 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.55 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £21.95 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -1.66%
IT Support Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46867 47364 39999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.37% 92.45% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28952 29302 23504
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1845 1936 2056
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

IT Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IT Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

IT Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

IT Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

IT Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IT Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

IT Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

IT Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in England

IT Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
London +4 25 £218 +31.81% 18
South East 0 24 £150 +20.00% 11
West Midlands -3 6 £125 -
North West -13 5 £150 +9.09% 6
East of England +6 4 - - 3
South West +4 4 - - 4
East Midlands -5 4 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 9
Midlands - - - -
IT Support Analyst
UK

IT Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Support Analyst in their job title.

1 104 (77.04%) Windows
2 62 (45.93%) Active Directory
3 61 (45.19%) Microsoft
4 56 (41.48%) MS Office
5 48 (35.56%) Windows 7
6 42 (31.11%) ITIL
7 30 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (21.48%) Windows XP
9 27 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 24 (17.78%) MS Exchange
11 23 (17.04%) VMware
12 21 (15.56%) Citrix
13 18 (13.33%) HP
13 18 (13.33%) SQL
14 17 (12.59%) Finance
14 17 (12.59%) SCCM
15 16 (11.85%) Cisco
16 15 (11.11%) LAN
16 15 (11.11%) Wireless
17 14 (10.37%) Dell
18 13 (9.63%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (9.63%) TCP/IP
18 13 (9.63%) DNS
19 12 (8.89%) DHCP
19 12 (8.89%) SharePoint
19 12 (8.89%) WAN
19 12 (8.89%) Office 365
19 12 (8.89%) Windows 8
19 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
20 11 (8.15%) Analytical Skills

IT Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (17.78%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.19%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.44%) IIS
4 6 (4.44%) IBM Notes
4 6 (4.44%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (2.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.48%) WorkSite
6 2 (1.48%) Lync
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.74%) Confluence
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 56 (41.48%) MS Office
2 27 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.74%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.74%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.89%) Office 365
2 2 (1.48%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.74%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.11%) LAN
1 15 (11.11%) Wireless
2 13 (9.63%) TCP/IP
2 13 (9.63%) DNS
3 12 (8.89%) WAN
3 12 (8.89%) DHCP
4 11 (8.15%) VoIP
5 9 (6.67%) Firewall
6 6 (4.44%) VPN
7 4 (2.96%) SAN
8 3 (2.22%) IP Telephony
8 3 (2.22%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (1.48%) VLAN
9 2 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.48%) Extranet
9 2 (1.48%) MPLS
10 1 (0.74%) Internet
10 1 (0.74%) WLAN
10 1 (0.74%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Subversion
1 1 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 17 (12.59%) Finance
2 8 (5.93%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.70%) Law
4 5 (3.70%) Retail
5 4 (2.96%) Legal
6 2 (1.48%) French Language
6 2 (1.48%) Advertising
6 2 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) Publishing
7 1 (0.74%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.48%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.70%) Clustering
5 4 (2.96%) FMCG
5 4 (2.96%) iPhone
6 3 (2.22%) SecurID
6 3 (2.22%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.22%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.48%) BYOD
8 1 (0.74%) iPad
8 1 (0.74%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.74%) NHS
8 1 (0.74%) Replication
8 1 (0.74%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 104 (77.04%) Windows
2 48 (35.56%) Windows 7
3 30 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (21.48%) Windows XP
5 13 (9.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (8.89%) Windows 8
6 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.44%) VMS
7 6 (4.44%) Linux
8 5 (3.70%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.96%) OpenVMS
9 4 (2.96%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.22%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.22%) Android
11 2 (1.48%) Windows Phone
11 2 (1.48%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (31.11%) ITIL
2 7 (5.19%) Incident Management
3 6 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (4.44%) Project Management
3 6 (4.44%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 4 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (2.96%) Problem Management
5 4 (2.96%) Change Control
6 3 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (2.22%) Coaching
6 3 (2.22%) Software Testing
6 3 (2.22%) Project Planning
7 2 (1.48%) Document Management
7 2 (1.48%) Data Analysis
7 2 (1.48%) ITSM
7 2 (1.48%) Practice Management
7 2 (1.48%) Validation
7 2 (1.48%) Service Desk Management
7 2 (1.48%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.33%) SQL
2 7 (5.19%) VBScript
3 5 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.74%) VB
4 1 (0.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (5.93%) Degree
3 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.96%) MCSE
5 3 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.48%) MCP
7 1 (0.74%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 62 (45.93%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.44%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.70%) XenApp
4 3 (2.22%) MetaFrame
4 3 (2.22%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.48%) vSphere
6 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (12.59%) SCCM
2 8 (5.93%) WSUS
3 3 (2.22%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.74%) DameWare
4 1 (0.74%) OpenView
4 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.74%) Control-M
4 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (45.19%) Microsoft
2 23 (17.04%) VMware
3 21 (15.56%) Citrix
4 18 (13.33%) HP
5 16 (11.85%) Cisco
6 14 (10.37%) Dell
7 8 (5.93%) Symantec
8 6 (4.44%) McAfee
8 6 (4.44%) Oracle
8 6 (4.44%) Lotus
8 6 (4.44%) Apple
9 5 (3.70%) Adobe
10 4 (2.96%) Mitel
11 3 (2.22%) Wyse
11 3 (2.22%) Veritas
11 3 (2.22%) Nortel
11 3 (2.22%) Reuters
11 3 (2.22%) Bloomberg
12 2 (1.48%) CODA
12 2 (1.48%) Sage
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