The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had IT Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Analyst
Rank 516 523 489
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -34
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Analyst 105 115 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 48 39
Median daily rate £170 £160 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £109 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £240 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £160 £163
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 29
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.85 £9.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £20.05 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.69%
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
47210 49030 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31067 31698 28896
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1405 1831 1932
Median hourly rate £17.10 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.01% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

IT Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
London +2 54 £173 +11.29% 14
South East +7 20 £173 -13.75% 14
East of England +18 9 £130 -18.75% 2
North West +4 7 £138 - 10
South West +7 6 £240 +92.00% 5
West Midlands -23 5 £161 +29.00% 3
Yorkshire -10 2 £160 -15.23% 4
East Midlands -3 1 - - 3
IT Support Analyst
UK

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT 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 England region featuring IT Support Analyst in the job title.

1 134 (57.02%) Windows
2 107 (45.53%) Active Directory
3 99 (42.13%) MS Office
4 96 (40.85%) Microsoft
5 81 (34.47%) Windows 7
6 49 (20.85%) ITIL
7 48 (20.43%) MS Excel
8 42 (17.87%) Citrix
9 37 (15.74%) Finance
10 33 (14.04%) Windows 8
11 32 (13.62%) Windows Server
12 29 (12.34%) Blackberry
13 24 (10.21%) Office 365
14 23 (9.79%) Service Management
15 21 (8.94%) SLA
15 21 (8.94%) Cisco
16 20 (8.51%) Windows 10
17 19 (8.09%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (8.09%) Legal
18 18 (7.66%) Law
18 18 (7.66%) MS Exchange
19 17 (7.23%) TCP/IP
19 17 (7.23%) Incident Management
20 16 (6.81%) VMware
21 15 (6.38%) Smartphone
22 14 (5.96%) VPN
22 14 (5.96%) DHCP
22 14 (5.96%) Document Management
23 13 (5.53%) WAN
23 13 (5.53%) Windows XP

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 18 (7.66%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.68%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.70%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.28%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.28%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.43%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 99 (42.13%) MS Office
2 48 (20.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.43%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.21%) Office 365
2 5 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.85%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.23%) TCP/IP
2 14 (5.96%) DHCP
2 14 (5.96%) VPN
3 13 (5.53%) WAN
4 12 (5.11%) DNS
4 12 (5.11%) LAN
5 8 (3.40%) VoIP
6 6 (2.55%) Firewall
6 6 (2.55%) Internet
7 4 (1.70%) Wireless
8 2 (0.85%) DSL
8 2 (0.85%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.85%) VLAN
9 1 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.43%) Extranet
9 1 (0.43%) SAN
9 1 (0.43%) Skype
9 1 (0.43%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.43%) WebEx
9 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (15.74%) Finance
2 19 (8.09%) Legal
3 18 (7.66%) Law
4 9 (3.83%) Banking
5 5 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.13%) Retail
6 3 (1.28%) Cantonese Language
6 3 (1.28%) French Language
6 3 (1.28%) Mandarin Language
6 3 (1.28%) Marketing
7 2 (0.85%) Advertising
7 2 (0.85%) Front Office
7 2 (0.85%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) German Language
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Military
8 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.70%) .NET
2 3 (1.28%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (0.85%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (0.43%) CSS
4 1 (0.43%) CSS3
4 1 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.43%) HTML
4 1 (0.43%) HTML5
4 1 (0.43%) MAPI
4 1 (0.43%) ODBC
4 1 (0.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.34%) Blackberry
2 15 (6.38%) Smartphone
3 12 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.98%) iPhone
4 7 (2.98%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (2.13%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.28%) CMDB
6 3 (1.28%) iPad
6 3 (1.28%) Life Science
7 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.85%) Equities
7 2 (0.85%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.85%) Handset
7 2 (0.85%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.85%) Tandem
8 1 (0.43%) BYOD
8 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.43%) Fintech
8 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 134 (57.02%) Windows
2 81 (34.47%) Windows 7
3 33 (14.04%) Windows 8
4 32 (13.62%) Windows Server
5 20 (8.51%) Windows 10
6 19 (8.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (5.53%) Windows XP
8 11 (4.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (3.83%) Linux
10 8 (3.40%) Mac OS X
10 8 (3.40%) Unix
10 8 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.70%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.85%) Solaris
12 2 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.43%) Android
13 1 (0.43%) Fedora
13 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.43%) VME
13 1 (0.43%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.85%) ITIL
2 23 (9.79%) Service Management
3 17 (7.23%) Incident Management
4 14 (5.96%) Document Management
5 8 (3.40%) Asset Management
5 8 (3.40%) Change Management
5 8 (3.40%) Migration
6 6 (2.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (2.13%) ITSM
7 5 (2.13%) Problem Management
8 4 (1.70%) E-Commerce
9 3 (1.28%) Configuration Management
9 3 (1.28%) CRM
9 3 (1.28%) Data Migration
9 3 (1.28%) Information Security
9 3 (1.28%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (1.28%) SDLC
10 2 (0.85%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (0.85%) Service Desk Management
10 2 (0.85%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.11%) SQL
2 5 (2.13%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.70%) C
3 4 (1.70%) Shell Script
3 4 (1.70%) VBScript
4 3 (1.28%) Perl
5 2 (0.85%) Java
5 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.85%) VBA
6 1 (0.43%) C#
6 1 (0.43%) C++
6 1 (0.43%) COBOL
6 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.43%) PHP
6 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (3.40%) CCNA
2 8 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.98%) MCP
4 6 (2.55%) Degree
5 5 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.28%) DBS Check
6 3 (1.28%) MCSE
7 2 (0.85%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.85%) MCSA
7 2 (0.85%) MCTS
7 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 107 (45.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.70%) vSphere
4 3 (1.28%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.85%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.43%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (3.40%) SCCM
2 2 (0.85%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.43%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.43%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 96 (40.85%) Microsoft
2 42 (17.87%) Citrix
3 21 (8.94%) Cisco
4 16 (6.81%) VMware
5 12 (5.11%) HP
5 12 (5.11%) Remedy
6 7 (2.98%) SAP
7 6 (2.55%) Civica
7 6 (2.55%) iManage
7 6 (2.55%) Oracle
8 5 (2.13%) Apple
9 3 (1.28%) Adobe
9 3 (1.28%) Avaya
9 3 (1.28%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.28%) Dell
9 3 (1.28%) Google
9 3 (1.28%) Intel Security
9 3 (1.28%) Lotus
9 3 (1.28%) Mitel
9 3 (1.28%) ServiceNow
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