The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 105 61 39
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 10 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.66% 1.94% 3.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 2.06% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 8
Median daily rate £320 £150 £259
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% -42.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £105 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £267 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £240 £203
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +30.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.45 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.11% -3.66%
Support Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1350 874 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 89.29% 94.18% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 531 294
Median daily rate £325 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.65% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 65 35
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £11.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Tyne and Wear -57 6 £228 +21.33% 3
Durham +10 3 £338 +255.26%
Support Analyst
England

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 North East region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 10 (30.30%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Unix
4 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 8 (24.24%) Oracle
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL
6 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 6 (18.18%) Office 365
7 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
7 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
7 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
7 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
7 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
8 4 (12.12%) Defect Management
8 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
8 4 (12.12%) Validation
8 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
8 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (12.12%) SCCM
8 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.09%) Yammer
9 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (9.09%) iPad
9 3 (9.09%) DevOps
9 3 (9.09%) SSH
9 3 (9.09%) Incident Management

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) JBoss
2 3 (9.09%) Tuxedo
2 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Domino
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) DNS
1 3 (9.09%) SSH
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) LDAP
2 2 (6.06%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (3.03%) 3G
3 1 (3.03%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.03%) SMS
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) DB2
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) EDI
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) iPad
1 3 (9.09%) Life Science
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.03%) Fintech
2 1 (3.03%) Learning Management System
2 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 10 (30.30%) Unix
3 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
4 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
5 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.09%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.03%) VME
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Defect Management
2 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
2 4 (12.12%) Validation
3 3 (9.09%) DevOps
3 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) ERP
5 1 (3.03%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.03%) Service Management
5 1 (3.03%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.09%) C++
3 3 (9.09%) Perl
3 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.06%) Korn
5 1 (3.03%) COBOL
5 1 (3.03%) RPG
5 1 (3.03%) RPG/400
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCDST
4 1 (3.03%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.03%) NFS
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (3.03%) MOM
2 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) Micro Focus
5 2 (6.06%) Nintex
5 2 (6.06%) VMware
6 1 (3.03%) AppSense
6 1 (3.03%) BMC
6 1 (3.03%) CA
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Infor
6 1 (3.03%) Lotus
6 1 (3.03%) NetApp
6 1 (3.03%) Remedy
6 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.03%) ThinPrint