The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had 1st Line Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support Analyst
Rank 117 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Analyst 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.035% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.037% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £87 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £125 £115
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
1st Line Support Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1881 2681 2699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.43% 93.51% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1089 1402 1460
Median daily rate £370 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £232 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 47 50
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.02 £16.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.13% +17.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £43.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

1st Line Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured 1st Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1st Line Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

1st Line Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 1st Line Support Analyst across the Scotland region.

1st Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

1st Line Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 1st Line Support Analyst across the Scotland region.

1st Line Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

1st Line Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +4 3 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
1st Line Support Analyst
UK

1st Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 1st Line 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 Scotland region featuring 1st Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) HND

1st Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (80.00%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft