The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 21 32 50
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 34 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.63% 4.45% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.91% 4.64% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 5
Average daily rate £298 £140 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £187 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £200 £215
% change year-on-year
+19.87% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.45% +16.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Support Analyst
East of 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 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
492 431 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 95.91% 95.99% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 241 331
Average daily rate £400 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 60 67
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.60 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Chelmsford +8 12 £263 +94.44% 1
Brentwood +6 7 £363 +135.38% 1
Colchester -3 4 - - 1
Basildon 0 1 £242 - 2
Support Analyst
East of England

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 21 (35.59%) Windows
2 21 (35.59%) Incident Management
3 18 (30.51%) SQL
4 15 (25.42%) MS Office
4 15 (25.42%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
5 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
5 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
6 11 (18.64%) Citrix
6 11 (18.64%) .NET
7 9 (15.25%) Windows 8
7 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
7 9 (15.25%) Change Management
8 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
9 7 (11.86%) ITIL
9 7 (11.86%) Internet
9 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
10 6 (10.17%) C#
11 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
11 5 (8.47%) WebLogic
11 5 (8.47%) IIS
11 5 (8.47%) Apache
11 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
11 5 (8.47%) Workflow
12 4 (6.78%) JBoss
12 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (5.08%) Time Management
13 3 (5.08%) Capita

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (8.47%) Apache
1 5 (8.47%) IIS
1 5 (8.47%) Tomcat
1 5 (8.47%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) MS Office
2 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) CODA-Financials
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.69%) MS Access
4 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) VisualVM
General
1 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Automotive
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Law
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) .NET
2 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.39%) COM+
3 2 (3.39%) Middleware
3 2 (3.39%) Web Services
3 2 (3.39%) XML
3 2 (3.39%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.39%) DataPower
1 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.69%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.59%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
2 9 (15.25%) Windows 8
3 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Incident Management
2 9 (15.25%) Change Management
3 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (11.86%) ITIL
5 5 (8.47%) Workflow
6 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.08%) Line Management
6 3 (5.08%) Project Management
6 3 (5.08%) Time Management
7 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.39%) Defect Management
7 2 (3.39%) Document Management
7 2 (3.39%) High Availability
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.39%) SDLC
7 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.39%) Service Management
7 2 (3.39%) Test Management
7 2 (3.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) C#
3 3 (5.08%) Java
4 1 (1.69%) C++
4 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
1 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) vSphere
2 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.39%) Nagios
1 2 (3.39%) Opsview
2 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.64%) Citrix
3 3 (5.08%) Capita
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Thunderhead
4 2 (3.39%) CODA
4 2 (3.39%) Cognos
4 2 (3.39%) HP
4 2 (3.39%) IBM
4 2 (3.39%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (3.39%) Splunk
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.69%) VMware
Colchester, Essex
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