The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northamptonshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 28 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 11 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.09% 0.37% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.18% 0.40% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£220 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £225 £220
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Job Titles Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
346 250 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.19% 92.59% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 144 237
Average daily rate £400 £422 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% +5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £529 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 16
Average hourly rate £12.00 £30.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £16.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.78 £35.00 £18.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Support Analyst
East Midlands

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +4 8 £250 - 3
Towcester - - - -
Wellingborough - - - - 1
Daventry - - - -
Kettering - - - - 3
Support Analyst
East Midlands

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) XenServer
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 3 (23.08%) Apache
4 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) CentOS
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Google Apps
5 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) ITSM
5 2 (15.38%) Google
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) CentOS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (15.38%) Release Management
1 2 (15.38%) Service Management
1 2 (15.38%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
1 4 (30.77%) XenServer
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
3 2 (15.38%) Google
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) BMC
4 1 (7.69%) Lotus
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy