The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 18 April 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 Oxford 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 20 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 10 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.15% 3.63% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.31% 3.85% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate £180 £238 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.21% +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £223 £250 £235
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £18.50 £12.09 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.01% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.56 £12.09 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.09 £17.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -6.45%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
232 234 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 96.27% 94.35% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 126 169
Average daily rate £325 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 26 36
Average hourly rate £17.00 £11.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -35.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £10.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.25 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Support Analyst
Oxfordshire

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) MS Project
6 1 (6.67%) MS Office
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Nortel
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (6.67%) Apple
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.67%) DTV
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) Nortel
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £17 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago