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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 104 68 79
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 49 50 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.49% 2.12% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 2.32% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 16
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£200 £213 £297
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £158 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £198 £200
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 10
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% +23.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.79 £14.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £30.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +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
3102 2156 2513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.09% 91.55% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2006 1341 1424
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 186 194
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.45% +3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.28 £33.17 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 18 December 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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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
Bristol -3 13 £163 -2.98% 8
Devon -1 9 - -
Somerset -9 9 £258 +71.66%
Dorset +8 8 £169 - 4
Wiltshire -14 5 £355 +36.53% 5
Gloucestershire -34 3 - - 4
Cornwall +8 1 - -
Support Analyst
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Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 57 (64.77%) Windows
2 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
3 27 (30.68%) Active Directory
4 22 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (20.45%) ITIL
6 17 (19.32%) Windows 7
7 16 (18.18%) SQL
8 15 (17.05%) SQL Server
8 15 (17.05%) Windows XP
9 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (15.91%) MS Exchange
9 14 (15.91%) LAN
10 13 (14.77%) MS Office
10 13 (14.77%) WAN
10 13 (14.77%) Finance
11 12 (13.64%) Citrix
11 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
12 11 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (12.50%) VMware
13 10 (11.36%) SCCM
13 10 (11.36%) Security Cleared
13 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared
14 9 (10.23%) Firewall
15 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
15 8 (9.09%) VPN
16 7 (7.95%) DNS
16 7 (7.95%) DHCP
16 7 (7.95%) Military
16 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 14 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.55%) IIS
6 3 (3.41%) Apache
7 2 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.27%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) MS Office
2 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.27%) MS Project
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) BASE24
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.91%) LAN
2 13 (14.77%) WAN
3 9 (10.23%) Firewall
4 8 (9.09%) VPN
5 7 (7.95%) DNS
5 7 (7.95%) DHCP
6 4 (4.55%) Wireless
6 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.27%) SAN
7 2 (2.27%) VoIP
8 1 (1.14%) FTP
8 1 (1.14%) SNMP
8 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.14%) MPLS
8 1 (1.14%) OSPF
8 1 (1.14%) Telnet
8 1 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.41%) MySQL
3 3 (3.41%) Siebel EIM
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.14%) DTS
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.14%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (14.77%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Military
3 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.27%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Law
4 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) Spring
2 1 (1.14%) XML
2 1 (1.14%) .NET
2 1 (1.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (6.82%) Clustering
2 5 (5.68%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.41%) iPhone
4 2 (2.27%) PDA
4 2 (2.27%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.27%) iPad
4 2 (2.27%) NHS
4 2 (2.27%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.14%) DTV
5 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.14%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.14%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 57 (64.77%) Windows
2 22 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (19.32%) Windows 7
4 15 (17.05%) Windows XP
5 14 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.82%) Linux
7 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.41%) Android
10 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.27%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.27%) UNIX
11 1 (1.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.45%) ITIL
2 3 (3.41%) CRM
2 3 (3.41%) Service Delivery
2 3 (3.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (2.27%) Project Planning
3 2 (2.27%) Network Management
3 2 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.14%) Workflow
4 1 (1.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (1.14%) Change Management
4 1 (1.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (1.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (1.14%) Resource Management
4 1 (1.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (1.14%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (4.55%) Java
3 3 (3.41%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.14%) Perl
4 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.68%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.41%) Siebel Certification
4 3 (3.41%) MCITP
5 2 (2.27%) Degree
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (1.14%) CCIE
6 1 (1.14%) CCNP
6 1 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.14%) CISSP
6 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 27 (30.68%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.55%) XenApp
5 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) SCCM
2 6 (6.82%) SCOM
3 5 (5.68%) WSUS
4 2 (2.27%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.27%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 35 (39.77%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.64%) Citrix
3 11 (12.50%) VMware
4 5 (5.68%) Cisco
5 4 (4.55%) HP
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle
5 4 (4.55%) Siebel
6 3 (3.41%) SAP
6 3 (3.41%) IBM
7 2 (2.27%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.27%) Meru Networks
7 2 (2.27%) Symantec
7 2 (2.27%) EMC
7 2 (2.27%) Juniper
7 2 (2.27%) Lotus
7 2 (2.27%) Apple
8 1 (1.14%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.14%) Adobe
8 1 (1.14%) Sage
8 1 (1.14%) CA
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