The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had IT Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Analyst
England / South East
Rank 222 234 242
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Analyst 16 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
Median daily rate £145 £130 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £125 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £286 £242
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £125 £163
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.50 £13.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £15.00 £15.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -10.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6771 7819 8709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.29% 94.24% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3909 4585 4713
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 405 424
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £52.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

IT Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured IT Support Analyst in the job title.

IT Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IT Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IT Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

IT Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IT Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire -1 8 £145 +11.53% 2
Berkshire +13 2 £130 -30.66% 3
Hampshire +6 2 - - 2
Surrey +14 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +3 1 - - 3
Kent - 1 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 - -
IT Support Analyst
England

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT 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 South East region featuring IT Support Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (55.32%) Windows
2 21 (44.68%) ITIL
2 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
3 17 (36.17%) Windows 7
4 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
4 15 (31.91%) MS Office
5 9 (19.15%) Service Management
6 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
6 7 (14.89%) Windows XP
7 6 (12.77%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (12.77%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (10.64%) Windows 10
8 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
8 5 (10.64%) Retail
8 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
9 4 (8.51%) SLA
9 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.51%) Handset
9 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (8.51%) Smartphone
9 4 (8.51%) CMDB
10 3 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (6.38%) Mandarin Language
10 3 (6.38%) Cantonese Language
10 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
10 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
10 3 (6.38%) CMS
10 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
10 3 (6.38%) Cisco

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (31.91%) MS Office
2 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) DHCP
1 1 (2.13%) DNS
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
1 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
General
1 5 (10.64%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Cantonese Language
2 3 (6.38%) Mandarin Language
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) CMDB
2 4 (8.51%) Handset
2 4 (8.51%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.13%) EPoS
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.89%) Windows XP
4 6 (12.77%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (10.64%) Windows 10
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.26%) Linux
8 1 (2.13%) Android
8 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) ITIL
2 9 (19.15%) Service Management
3 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.26%) Migration
5 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.13%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (2.13%) CRM
6 1 (2.13%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (2.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.13%) ERP
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.13%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.26%) XenApp
4 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Avaya
2 3 (6.38%) Cisco
2 3 (6.38%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) Citrix
3 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.13%) Apple
4 1 (2.13%) Google
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Infor
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat