The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 65 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 33 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.83% 1.64% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.71% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 10
Median daily rate £250 £175 £229
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -23.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £150 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £228 £213
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -19.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.30 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.62 £15.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Support Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1713 1463 1241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.22% 95.81% 96.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1015 861 663
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 64 63
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -8.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £33.55 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Bolton +4 2 £228 -77.25%
Oldham - 1 - -
Salford - 1 £120 -
Support Analyst
North West

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Manchester region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 36 (58.06%) Windows
2 23 (37.10%) Active Directory
3 22 (35.48%) ITIL
4 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
5 12 (19.35%) MS Office
6 11 (17.74%) SQL
6 11 (17.74%) Finance
6 11 (17.74%) ServiceNow
7 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
8 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
8 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
8 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
9 8 (12.90%) Banking
10 7 (11.29%) Document Management
10 7 (11.29%) Legal
10 7 (11.29%) Windows XP
10 7 (11.29%) DNS
10 7 (11.29%) Cisco
10 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
10 7 (11.29%) Remedy
10 7 (11.29%) Problem Management
11 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS
11 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
11 6 (9.68%) Blackberry
11 6 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (9.68%) Extranet
11 6 (9.68%) Citrix
11 6 (9.68%) Oracle
11 6 (9.68%) Law
11 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (8.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (6.45%) CMS
5 2 (3.23%) IIS
6 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Office
2 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) BASE24
2 1 (1.61%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.29%) DNS
3 6 (9.68%) Extranet
4 5 (8.06%) LAN
4 5 (8.06%) WAN
5 3 (4.84%) ATM
6 1 (1.61%) DHCP
6 1 (1.61%) DSL
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.61%) Network Security
6 1 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.61%) VPN
6 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Banking
3 7 (11.29%) Legal
4 6 (9.68%) Law
4 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.84%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.61%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
1 3 (4.84%) J2EE
2 1 (1.61%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Blackberry
1 6 (9.68%) Life Science
2 5 (8.06%) Driving Licence
2 5 (8.06%) NHS
3 3 (4.84%) EMV
3 3 (4.84%) EPoS
3 3 (4.84%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (4.84%) iPad
3 3 (4.84%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.84%) Tandem
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (58.06%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
3 7 (11.29%) Windows XP
4 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS
4 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
5 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.45%) Unix
7 3 (4.84%) Linux
7 3 (4.84%) Mac OS X
7 3 (4.84%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.61%) Solaris
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) ITIL
2 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
2 7 (11.29%) Document Management
2 7 (11.29%) Problem Management
3 5 (8.06%) Dashboard Development
3 5 (8.06%) Release Management
4 4 (6.45%) ITIL V3
4 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
4 4 (6.45%) Service Management
5 3 (4.84%) Change Management
5 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.23%) Project Management
6 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.61%) Email Management
7 1 (1.61%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.61%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (1.61%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) VBA
3 3 (4.84%) COBOL
3 3 (4.84%) Java
3 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.84%) MCDST
2 3 (4.84%) MCP
3 2 (3.23%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) EMCSA
4 1 (1.61%) MCITP
4 1 (1.61%) MCSE
4 1 (1.61%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (37.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) DameWare
1 1 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) ServiceNow
3 7 (11.29%) Cisco
3 7 (11.29%) Remedy
4 6 (9.68%) Citrix
4 6 (9.68%) Oracle
5 4 (6.45%) LANDesk
6 3 (4.84%) IBM
6 3 (4.84%) Wyse
7 2 (3.23%) SAP
8 1 (1.61%) Autodesk
8 1 (1.61%) EMC
8 1 (1.61%) HP
8 1 (1.61%) iManage
8 1 (1.61%) Lotus
8 1 (1.61%) Meru Networks
8 1 (1.61%) Northgate
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.61%) Sun
8 1 (1.61%) VMware
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