The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 38 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 7 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.79% - 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% - 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 14
Average daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £223 £250 £235
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 - £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
366 323 736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.37% 97.00% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 180 409
Average daily rate £360 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £281 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 22 52
Average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.88 £23.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Support Analyst
South West

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 3 - - 2
Gloucester - 3 - -
Tewkesbury - - - - 2
Cirencester - - - -
Support Analyst
South West

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) MS Office
3 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
3 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
4 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
5 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
6 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (15.79%) SLA
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) UNIX
8 2 (10.53%) XenApp
8 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle
8 2 (10.53%) XML
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL
8 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
8 2 (10.53%) SQL
8 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
8 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
8 2 (10.53%) Lotus
8 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
8 2 (10.53%) Citrix
8 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
8 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
8 2 (10.53%) Intranet
8 2 (10.53%) Internet

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
3 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.26%) Documentum
4 1 (5.26%) FileNet
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.26%) Alfresco
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
3 1 (5.26%) Time Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) ITSM
3 1 (5.26%) Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) MCSM
3 1 (5.26%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCTS
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) XenApp
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) Lotus
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) webMethods
3 1 (5.26%) VMware