The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 29 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.40% 2.83% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 3.27% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Average daily rate
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- £284 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +102.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £250 £205
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
223 245 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 89.92% 86.57% 91.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 132 103
Average daily rate £375 £352 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 12
Average hourly rate £12.50 £37.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) assyst
3 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) WorkSite
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) NetIQ
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) WorkSite
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Document Management
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) NetIQ
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft