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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Analyst
Rank 19 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 17 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.80% 0.52% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.30% 0.58% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Average daily rate
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£338 £153 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+121.31% -7.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £200 £230
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.69% +1.72%
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
270 173 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 92.15% 90.58% 89.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 93 101
Average daily rate £325 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £200 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £20.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 17 (48.57%) SQL
4 15 (42.86%) ITIL
4 15 (42.86%) Finance
5 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (20.00%) ETL
10 6 (17.14%) Banking
10 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
11 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
11 5 (14.29%) MS Office
12 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
12 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
13 3 (8.57%) Remedy
13 3 (8.57%) Citrix
13 3 (8.57%) SCCM
13 3 (8.57%) Data Extraction
13 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 2 (5.71%) Google Apps
14 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
14 2 (5.71%) XenApp
14 2 (5.71%) QA
14 2 (5.71%) Google
14 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
14 2 (5.71%) VMS

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (31.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) NHS
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.71%) VMS
4 2 (5.71%) OpenVMS
5 1 (2.86%) Android
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) ETL
3 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.86%) Line Management
5 1 (2.86%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.86%) Server Building
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.86%) Time Management
5 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.71%) XenApp
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Citrix
2 3 (8.57%) Remedy
3 2 (5.71%) Google
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec