The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had IT Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Analyst
England / North West
Rank - 148 140
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Analyst 0 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.13% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £135 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £148 £160 £136
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +17.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.25%

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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2459 3632 3220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.80% 94.95% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1545 2157 1741
Median daily rate £375 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 195 203
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

IT Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IT Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

IT Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North West

IT Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

IT Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT 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 West region featuring IT Support Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Northgate
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) MCP

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Northgate
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam
Manchester, Lancashire
The One Group
Rate: £120 - 150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago