The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Windows Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Support Analyst
Rank 251 271 240
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Support Analyst 9 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.030% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.032% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Median daily rate £105 £200 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £238 £180
% change year-on-year
-45.26% +31.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -12.12%
Windows Support Analyst
England

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
7800 9372 8783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.69% 94.77% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4751 5634 4840
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 438 463
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.76 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Windows Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Windows Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows 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 Windows Support Analyst across the South East region.

Windows Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Windows 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 Windows Support Analyst across the South East region.

Windows Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Support Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Windows Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Windows 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 Windows Support Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Hampshire - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £105 -
Surrey - 2 £195 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 2
Windows Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Windows 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 Windows Support Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (45.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL
5 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) MS Office
7 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (25.00%) Blackberry
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 4 (20.00%) MCP
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) Sybase
9 3 (15.00%) B2C
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (15.00%) Avaya
9 3 (15.00%) Automotive
9 3 (15.00%) CMS
9 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) Smartphone
9 3 (15.00%) Retail
9 3 (15.00%) German Language
9 3 (15.00%) Network Security
9 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines

Windows 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 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Automotive
2 3 (15.00%) German Language
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.00%) Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) B2C
2 3 (15.00%) Email Filtering
2 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Web Filtering
3 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) BCP
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITSM
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
4 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCP
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Avaya
2 3 (15.00%) Sybase
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow