The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 16 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 4 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.60% 8.38% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.88% 8.48% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £161 £144 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £200 £215
% change year-on-year
+19.87% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% +4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Support Analyst
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
82 165 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 94.25% 98.80% 97.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 111 63
Average daily rate £325 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £104 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 11
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £21.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) MS Office
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
4 6 (37.50%) MCP
4 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
5 5 (31.25%) IBM Notes
5 5 (31.25%) Adobe
5 5 (31.25%) Lotus
5 5 (31.25%) Intel Security
5 5 (31.25%) Symantec
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
8 2 (12.50%) Marketing
8 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 2 (12.50%) DNS
8 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (12.50%) .NET
9 1 (6.25%) IIS
9 1 (6.25%) Web Services
9 1 (6.25%) MCSE

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 5 (31.25%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) FTP
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Dutch Language
3 1 (6.25%) German Language
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) FMCG
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
1 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
2 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Data Entry
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) Adobe
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) Intel Security
3 5 (31.25%) Lotus
3 5 (31.25%) Symantec
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 1 (6.25%) BMC
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) LANDesk
5 1 (6.25%) Remedy
5 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow