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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 46 41 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 11 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.75% 2.34% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 2.50% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 5
Median daily rate £150 £220 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% -49.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £210 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £363 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £238 £200
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £33.50 £12.75 £26.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.74% -52.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.57 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-2.90% -7.69%
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
602 599 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.86% 93.45% 96.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 308 417
Median daily rate £437 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 56 34
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £7.28 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 December 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
Stevenage +3 3 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £150 - 1
Watford -6 1 £100 -52.38% 3
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Letchworth - 1 £275 -
Support Analyst
East of England

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.21%) Finance
5 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
6 5 (15.15%) SQL
6 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
7 4 (12.12%) VMware
7 4 (12.12%) Retail
7 4 (12.12%) Change Control
8 3 (9.09%) Office 365
8 3 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (9.09%) QA
8 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
8 3 (9.09%) Migration
8 3 (9.09%) Oracle
8 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 3 (9.09%) IIS
8 3 (9.09%) MS Office
8 3 (9.09%) Apache
8 3 (9.09%) NHS
8 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
9 2 (6.06%) Apple
9 2 (6.06%) EPoS
9 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (6.06%) SAP
9 2 (6.06%) Internet
9 2 (6.06%) Remedy

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 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) FTP
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) OSPF
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) Wireless
2 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) NHS
2 2 (6.06%) EPoS
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Unix
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) Change Control
2 3 (9.09%) Migration
2 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.03%) Clinical Data Management
3 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (3.03%) Data Management
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL
3 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.03%) Project Management
3 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.03%) SDLC
3 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.03%) Service Management
3 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) MCP
1 1 (3.03%) MCSA
1 1 (3.03%) MCSE
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
3 1 (3.03%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (6.06%) Apple
4 2 (6.06%) Remedy
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.03%) Sophos
5 1 (3.03%) Symantec