The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 31 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 3 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.28% 4.15% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 4.52% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate £250 £150 £118
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +27.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £200 £215
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Support Analyst
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
225 177 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.74% 91.71% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 90 65
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £150 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £11.00 £14.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £162.50 £16.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Support Analyst
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (10.00%) ETL
7 1 (10.00%) Law
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
7 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (10.00%) Lync
7 1 (10.00%) Office 365

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (10.00%) Lync
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec