The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 105 75 90
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 37 34 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.17% 1.52% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.64% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 19
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£269 £230 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.95% -6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £165 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £225 £213
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £11.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +30.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.12 £9.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £47.80 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
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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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2964 2072 2911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.41% 92.83% 93.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1912 1282 1706
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 157 234
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.00 £11.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -12 10 £95 -60.82% 6
Dorset +2 7 £300 +87.50% 2
Devon -8 7 £325 +4.00%
Bristol -15 6 £310 - 3
Gloucestershire -22 3 £165 -45.00% 3
Somerset -20 1 - - 6
Cornwall - 1 - - 4
Support Analyst
England

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 50 (55.56%) Windows
2 42 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 30 (33.33%) MS Office
4 26 (28.89%) Windows XP
5 23 (25.56%) MS Excel
6 22 (24.44%) Windows 7
7 18 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 17 (18.89%) SC Cleared
8 17 (18.89%) ITIL
8 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
9 16 (17.78%) SLA
10 12 (13.33%) Finance
10 12 (13.33%) Apple iOS
11 10 (11.11%) Windows 8
12 9 (10.00%) Project Management
12 9 (10.00%) Mac OS X
13 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (6.67%) Incident Management
14 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
15 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
15 5 (5.56%) VMware
15 5 (5.56%) MS Exchange
15 5 (5.56%) MS Project
15 5 (5.56%) DNS
15 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (5.56%) Degree
15 5 (5.56%) DV Cleared
15 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
15 5 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
16 4 (4.44%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.11%) CMS
5 1 (1.11%) FileNet
5 1 (1.11%) IIS
5 1 (1.11%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.11%) Apache
5 1 (1.11%) Documentum
5 1 (1.11%) Alfresco
Applications
1 30 (33.33%) MS Office
2 23 (25.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.56%) MS Project
4 3 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) assyst
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) DNS
2 3 (3.33%) Wireless
2 3 (3.33%) DHCP
2 3 (3.33%) Internet
3 2 (2.22%) Nortel Meridian
3 2 (2.22%) SAN
3 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.22%) Firewall
4 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.11%) VPN
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.11%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (4.44%) Subversion
2 2 (2.22%) MSI
3 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.11%) Hudson
General
1 12 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.44%) Military
4 3 (3.33%) Law
4 3 (3.33%) Legal
4 3 (3.33%) Retail
5 2 (2.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) .NET
1 3 (3.33%) XML
2 2 (2.22%) Spring
3 1 (1.11%) J2EE
3 1 (1.11%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.44%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.33%) Thin Client
2 3 (3.33%) EPoS
2 3 (3.33%) Fat Client
2 3 (3.33%) PDA
2 3 (3.33%) iPhone
2 3 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.22%) iPad
3 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.11%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) NHS
4 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 50 (55.56%) Windows
2 26 (28.89%) Windows XP
3 22 (24.44%) Windows 7
4 12 (13.33%) Apple iOS
5 10 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 9 (10.00%) Mac OS X
7 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.44%) Android
8 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.22%) Linux
10 1 (1.11%) UNIX
10 1 (1.11%) Solaris
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.89%) ITIL
2 9 (10.00%) Project Management
3 6 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 5 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (4.44%) Change Control
5 4 (4.44%) QMS
5 4 (4.44%) Project Planning
5 4 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (4.44%) Software Testing
5 4 (4.44%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.44%) Service Management
5 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.44%) Change Management
6 3 (3.33%) ITSM
7 2 (2.22%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.11%) Content Management
8 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.44%) Java
2 1 (1.11%) Perl
2 1 (1.11%) SQL
2 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.11%) VB
2 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (18.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.56%) Degree
3 5 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) MCITP
4 2 (2.22%) MCP
5 1 (1.11%) MCSE
5 1 (1.11%) MCSA
5 1 (1.11%) PMP
5 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.78%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.22%) XenApp
3 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) SCCM
2 2 (2.22%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.22%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.56%) VMware
3 4 (4.44%) Cisco
3 4 (4.44%) Apple
3 4 (4.44%) Citrix
4 3 (3.33%) IBM
4 3 (3.33%) HP
5 2 (2.22%) Meru Networks
5 2 (2.22%) LANDesk
5 2 (2.22%) EMC
5 2 (2.22%) Nortel
5 2 (2.22%) Juniper
5 2 (2.22%) Symantec
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle
5 2 (2.22%) Altiris
6 1 (1.11%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) Sophos
6 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.11%) webMethods
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