The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex 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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Analyst
Rank 58 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Analyst 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.47% 0.19% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.20% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £300 £225 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +66.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £125 £163
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.92% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
412 503 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 96.04% 96.36% 96.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 290 224
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £242 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 66 48
Median hourly rate £35.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

IT Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

IT Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

IT Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

IT Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Essex

IT Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

IT Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Essex region featuring IT Support Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) VBA
3 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Legal
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (12.50%) Replication
6 1 (12.50%) Essbase
6 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Release Management
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) ITSM
6 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
6 1 (12.50%) MS Access

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Essbase
1 1 (12.50%) MS Access
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) COBOL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix