The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT 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 South East 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
IT Support Analyst
Rank 224 221 239
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Analyst 15 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Average daily rate £125 - £140
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 - £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £141 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £138 £200 £125
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 5
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £11.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.65 £21.00 £86.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8571 7742 9835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.79% 92.25% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4746 3879 4425
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 449 606 704
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
IT Support Analyst
England

IT Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst within the South East 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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Vacancies
Oxfordshire -1 3 - - 3
Surrey -7 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
East Sussex -5 2 - -
Berkshire -10 2 - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
IT Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Support Analyst in their job title.

1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
4 12 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 11 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 8 (24.24%) MS Office
6 8 (24.24%) ITIL
6 8 (24.24%) Degree
7 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
8 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
8 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 5 (15.15%) Firewall
10 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (12.12%) Cisco
10 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (12.12%) MCSE
11 3 (9.09%) MCSA
11 3 (9.09%) SQL
11 3 (9.09%) Citrix
11 3 (9.09%) DHCP
11 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (9.09%) Symantec
11 3 (9.09%) Service Management
11 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
12 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (6.06%) VLAN
12 2 (6.06%) Migration
12 2 (6.06%) VMware

IT Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.03%) SAS
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Office
2 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.15%) Firewall
3 3 (9.09%) DHCP
4 2 (6.06%) VLAN
4 2 (6.06%) VoIP
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) 3G
5 1 (3.03%) DSL
5 1 (3.03%) ADSL
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.03%) 4G
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.03%) Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.06%) DRM
4 2 (6.06%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.03%) Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.03%) Network Design
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
5 1 (3.03%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) VB
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.12%) MCSE
4 3 (9.09%) MCSA
5 2 (6.06%) A+ Certification
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (6.06%) MCDST
5 2 (6.06%) MCP
6 1 (3.03%) MCITP
6 1 (3.03%) CCENT
6 1 (3.03%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (3.03%) CCAA
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.03%) CCNA
6 1 (3.03%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix
3 3 (9.09%) Symantec
4 2 (6.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.03%) Veeam
5 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.03%) Juniper
5 1 (3.03%) Apple
5 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £17 per hour
Posted: Yesterday