The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 25 35 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.79% 0.67% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.73% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate £125 - £176
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £200 £215
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +85.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Support Analyst
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
233 275 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 92.09% 91.97% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 160 131
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £255 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 9
Average hourly rate £12.50 £19.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £16.52 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £161.75 £32.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) S/MIME
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP