The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northampton region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Analyst
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 29 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 8 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 2.82% 0.51% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 0.53% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Median daily rate £306 £205 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.39% +70.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £205 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £205 £180
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £238 £223
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £11.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 Northampton 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
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
272 188 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 95.77% 95.43% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 146 169
Median daily rate £403 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 19
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £16.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 - £17.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Northampton region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) SAN
5 4 (28.57%) Release Management
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) ITSM
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) CRM
6 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) CCNA
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
6 3 (21.43%) hybris
6 3 (21.43%) iPad
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) NX-OS
2 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) ITSM
1 4 (28.57%) Release Management
1 4 (28.57%) Service Management
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) hybris
2 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
3 2 (14.29%) VMware