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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 128 124 103
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 18 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.80% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.84% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 13
Average daily rate £244 £250 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £125 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £355 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £229 £200 £215
% change year-on-year
+14.37% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Average hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £11.92 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £104.00 £25.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
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 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
2868 3101 2350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.38% 95.89% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1943 1975 1414
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 177 161
Average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gloucestershire +19 9 £225 - 2
Bristol -2 3 £310 +15.88% 7
Dorset +4 2 - - 4
Wiltshire -8 2 £205 - 6
Somerset -3 1 - - 4
Devon -7 1 - -
Support Analyst
England

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 21 (35.59%) SQL
2 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
3 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
4 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
4 15 (25.42%) Windows
5 13 (22.03%) .NET
6 12 (20.34%) Oracle
6 12 (20.34%) MS Office
7 10 (16.95%) Remedy
7 10 (16.95%) Finance
8 9 (15.25%) ITIL
8 9 (15.25%) Java
8 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
8 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
8 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
9 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
9 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
9 8 (13.56%) Service Management
10 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
10 7 (11.86%) HTML
10 7 (11.86%) CRM
10 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
10 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (11.86%) DV Cleared
11 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (8.47%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (8.47%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (6.78%) LiveLink
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (5.08%) IIS
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) MS Office
2 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project
3 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.69%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.69%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) Intranet
2 2 (3.39%) LAN
2 2 (3.39%) VoIP
3 1 (1.69%) SAN
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.69%) VPN
3 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (5.08%) MS Access
6 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) .NET
2 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
3 7 (11.86%) HTML
4 4 (6.78%) Web Services
4 4 (6.78%) XSLT
5 3 (5.08%) Classic ASP
5 3 (5.08%) Middleware
6 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (3.39%) COM
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.39%) WinForms
7 1 (1.69%) Ajax
7 1 (1.69%) CSS
7 1 (1.69%) REST
7 1 (1.69%) SOAP
7 1 (1.69%) XHTML
7 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.39%) EPoS
2 2 (3.39%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.39%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.47%) Linux
4 3 (5.08%) Android
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.69%) Unix
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) ITIL
2 8 (13.56%) Service Management
3 7 (11.86%) CRM
4 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.78%) BPEL
5 4 (6.78%) ERP
5 4 (6.78%) Migration
5 4 (6.78%) SOA
5 4 (6.78%) Workflow
6 3 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.39%) BPR
7 2 (3.39%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.39%) Project Management
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (1.69%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.69%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.69%) Open Source
8 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.59%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) Java
3 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.47%) C#
5 4 (6.78%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.78%) VB
5 4 (6.78%) XQuery
6 3 (5.08%) C
6 3 (5.08%) PHP
6 3 (5.08%) VB6
6 3 (5.08%) VBA
7 2 (3.39%) C++
8 1 (1.69%) ABAP
8 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) BitLocker
2 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.69%) UAG
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) XenApp
2 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.34%) Oracle
3 10 (16.95%) Remedy
4 5 (8.47%) Citrix
4 5 (8.47%) Informatica
4 5 (8.47%) SAP
5 3 (5.08%) Siebel
6 2 (3.39%) Apple
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco
6 2 (3.39%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) AppSense
7 1 (1.69%) Canon
7 1 (1.69%) IFS
7 1 (1.69%) Novell
7 1 (1.69%) Sophos
7 1 (1.69%) Veeam
7 1 (1.69%) VMware
7 1 (1.69%) webMethods
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