The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 42 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 16 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.40% 2.49% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 2.69% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 3
Median daily rate £170 £325 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.69% +41.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £269 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £386 £242
UK excluding London median daily rate £238 £220 £200
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.41 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+4.43% -7.55%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
635 707 628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.35% 92.54% 91.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 359 318
Median daily rate £400 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 48 47
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £36.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Watford +10 6 £219 -25.84% 1
Stevenage -1 2 - -
St Albans -1 1 - -
Rickmansworth -6 1 - -
Support Analyst
East of England

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) ITIL
3 10 (26.32%) MS Office
3 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
4 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
5 8 (21.05%) Degree
6 7 (18.42%) Advertising
7 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
7 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (15.79%) German Language
7 6 (15.79%) Office 365
8 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
8 5 (13.16%) VMware
9 4 (10.53%) Maximo
9 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
9 4 (10.53%) IBM
9 4 (10.53%) DBS Check
9 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
9 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
9 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
10 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (7.89%) ZABBIX
10 3 (7.89%) SCCM
10 3 (7.89%) Bacula
10 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
10 3 (7.89%) Remedy
10 3 (7.89%) Citrix
10 3 (7.89%) Unix
10 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
10 3 (7.89%) Migration

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
1 2 (5.26%) LAN
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (18.42%) Advertising
2 6 (15.79%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) iPhone
1 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.89%) Unix
6 2 (5.26%) Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.89%) Migration
4 3 (7.89%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.63%) Change Control
6 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.63%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) DBS Check
2 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) MCP
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.63%) JNCIE
4 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
4 1 (2.63%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Bacula
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
1 3 (7.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) Citrix
4 3 (7.89%) Remedy
5 2 (5.26%) Apple
6 1 (2.63%) Altiris
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco
6 1 (2.63%) Dell
6 1 (2.63%) EMC
6 1 (2.63%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) Juniper
6 1 (2.63%) NetApp
6 1 (2.63%) SAP
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