The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Analyst
Rank 558 520 486
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support Analyst 32 48 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.100% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 9
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£300 £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £141 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £411 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £225 £220
% change year-on-year
+44.44% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £23.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +64.28%
Technical 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 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
44745 44574 39549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.56% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28306 28035 23377
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £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 1751 1849 2014
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Technical Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Technical Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Technical Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Support Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Technical Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Technical Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Technical Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Technical Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Support Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Technical Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Technical 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 Technical Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London -5 18 £235 -30.88% 7
South East -5 4 - - 3
West Midlands -7 4 £313 - 2
East Midlands 0 2 £363 +229.54% 1
North West -16 2 - - 1
East of England -4 1 - - 3
Yorkshire -19 1 - - 5
Technical Support Analyst
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Technical Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Analyst in their job title.

1 42 (60.87%) Windows
2 33 (47.83%) ITIL
3 30 (43.48%) SQL
4 28 (40.58%) Linux
5 19 (27.54%) UNIX
5 19 (27.54%) Oracle
6 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
7 14 (20.29%) IBM
8 13 (18.84%) Active Directory
8 13 (18.84%) E-Commerce
8 13 (18.84%) WebSphere Application Server
8 13 (18.84%) IIS
8 13 (18.84%) WebSphere
9 12 (17.39%) Java
9 12 (17.39%) Tomcat
10 11 (15.94%) AIX
10 11 (15.94%) DB2
10 11 (15.94%) HTTP
10 11 (15.94%) IBM HTTP Server
10 11 (15.94%) Windows 7
11 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (14.49%) MS Office
12 9 (13.04%) HPUX
12 9 (13.04%) Cisco
12 9 (13.04%) Middleware
12 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (11.59%) HP
13 8 (11.59%) LAN
14 7 (10.14%) TCP/IP

Technical Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (18.84%) WebSphere Application Server
1 13 (18.84%) IIS
1 13 (18.84%) WebSphere
2 12 (17.39%) Tomcat
3 11 (15.94%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (5.80%) IBM Notes
4 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.35%) WorkSite
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
6 1 (1.45%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Office
2 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) HTTP
2 8 (11.59%) LAN
3 7 (10.14%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.70%) WAN
4 6 (8.70%) SAN
5 5 (7.25%) Intranet
6 4 (5.80%) DNS
7 3 (4.35%) SSH
7 3 (4.35%) NAS
7 3 (4.35%) DHCP
7 3 (4.35%) FTP
7 3 (4.35%) Firewall
8 2 (2.90%) Internet
8 2 (2.90%) TACACS
8 2 (2.90%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.90%) LDAP
8 2 (2.90%) SNMP
8 2 (2.90%) VPN
9 1 (1.45%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) DB2
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.90%) IDOL
4 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Ant
2 2 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.45%) Introscope
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Legal
2 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.35%) Law
4 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Publishing
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Front Office
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) Middleware
2 3 (4.35%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) CSS
3 2 (2.90%) HTML
3 2 (2.90%) CSS3
4 1 (1.45%) Java EE
4 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.80%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.90%) Learning Management System
5 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.90%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.45%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.45%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.45%) PKI
6 1 (1.45%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.45%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.45%) BYOD
6 1 (1.45%) Clustering
6 1 (1.45%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 42 (60.87%) Windows
2 28 (40.58%) Linux
3 19 (27.54%) UNIX
4 11 (15.94%) AIX
4 11 (15.94%) Windows 7
5 9 (13.04%) HPUX
5 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.14%) Solaris
7 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.35%) Android
9 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.90%) BlackBerry OS
10 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) ITIL
2 13 (18.84%) E-Commerce
3 9 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (8.70%) Change Management
5 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.80%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.35%) Network Management
7 3 (4.35%) Service Management
8 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.90%) Web Design
8 2 (2.90%) Migration
8 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.90%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.90%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.90%) Information Management
8 2 (2.90%) Business Development
8 2 (2.90%) Time Management
8 2 (2.90%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (43.48%) SQL
2 12 (17.39%) Java
3 5 (7.25%) Python
3 5 (7.25%) Jython
4 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.90%) Perl
4 2 (2.90%) C#
4 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.80%) MCSE
3 2 (2.90%) MCSA
3 2 (2.90%) MCP
3 2 (2.90%) MCDST
3 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) Degree
4 1 (1.45%) MCITP
4 1 (1.45%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (18.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.45%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.45%) vSphere
4 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Netcool
1 2 (2.90%) Nagios
1 2 (2.90%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (2.90%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.90%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (2.90%) Icinga
1 2 (2.90%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (2.90%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) WSUS
2 1 (1.45%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) Oracle
2 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.29%) IBM
4 9 (13.04%) Cisco
5 8 (11.59%) HP
6 6 (8.70%) VMware
7 4 (5.80%) Sun
7 4 (5.80%) Lotus
7 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.35%) McAfee
8 3 (4.35%) Citrix
8 3 (4.35%) Symantec
9 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.90%) SAP
9 2 (2.90%) EMC
9 2 (2.90%) F5
10 1 (1.45%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.45%) Google
10 1 (1.45%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.45%) Veeam
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