The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead 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 18 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 Maidenhead 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 18 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 7 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 5.69% 6.85% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate £280 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £223 £250 £235
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -6.45%
Job Titles Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112 65 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 91.06% 89.04% 90.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 42 11
Average daily rate £300 £260 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £129 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £350 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 8
Average hourly rate £24.50 £23.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.05 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £114.10 £35.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Support Analyst
Berkshire

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 7 (58.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) VPN
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
2 7 (58.33%) MobileIron
3 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (41.67%) WSUS
3 5 (41.67%) SCCM
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Apple
4 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 4 (33.33%) GxP
4 4 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (33.33%) Data Mapping
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Legal
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) ITSM
6 2 (16.67%) Data Security
6 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 (58.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Validation
1 4 (33.33%) Data Mapping
1 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM
2 2 (16.67%) Data Security
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) GxP
1 4 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) WSUS
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) MobileIron
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Apple
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya