The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 24 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 Oxfordshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 25 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 22 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.33% 3.28% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 3.47% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 12
Average daily rate £180 £238 £239
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.21% -0.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £229 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £337 £253
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £250 £225
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 9
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £11.05 £14.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £20.00 £19.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.11
% change year-on-year
- -4.03%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
489 432 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.26% 94.53% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 227 303
Average daily rate £325 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £246 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 49 81
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.40% -16.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £10.33 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Support Analyst
South East

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Oxford +5 10 £180 -24.21% 6
Abingdon -1 1 - -
Banbury - - - -
Support Analyst
South East

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
4 8 (23.53%) MS Office
4 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 5 (14.71%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (14.71%) ITIL
5 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
6 4 (11.76%) Change Management
6 4 (11.76%) Linux
6 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
6 4 (11.76%) SLA
6 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 4 (11.76%) Symantec
7 3 (8.82%) Apple
7 3 (8.82%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (8.82%) Retail
8 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.88%) Firewall
8 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
8 2 (5.88%) Finance
8 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
8 2 (5.88%) SQL
8 2 (5.88%) VB

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Office
2 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
General
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
1 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.94%) DTV
1 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
4 4 (11.76%) Linux
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) ITIL
1 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.88%) CAD
3 2 (5.88%) Project Management
3 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.94%) Service Management
4 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.94%) Migration
4 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
1 2 (5.88%) VB
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Symantec
3 3 (8.82%) Apple
3 3 (8.82%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) Dell
5 1 (2.94%) Nortel
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