The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 1 August 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 Yorkshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 27 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 8 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.55% 1.94% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.11% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £175 £143
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +22.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £205 £230 £215
% change year-on-year
-10.86% +6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
296 284 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.27% 91.61% 92.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 175 134
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £163 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £414 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 37 31
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +60.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.18 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Support Analyst
Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
Sheffield +2 3 £275 +61.76% 1
Doncaster - 3 - - 1
Rotherham - - - - 3
Barnsley - - - -
Support Analyst
Yorkshire

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) LAN
5 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 5 (20.83%) Remedy
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (12.50%) Marketing
7 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (12.50%) Electronics
7 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 3 (12.50%) .NET
7 3 (12.50%) IIS
7 3 (12.50%) SAP
7 3 (12.50%) Linux
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 3 (12.50%) Firewall

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.33%) Wireless
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.17%) SSH
4 1 (4.17%) PuTTY
4 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.17%) SSL
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) HTTP
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (8.33%) DTS
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Billing
4 1 (4.17%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (4.17%) Cantonese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) Spring
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) DTV
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) CESG
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.33%) Validation
3 2 (8.33%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Software Distribution
4 1 (4.17%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) RAD
4 1 (4.17%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (8.33%) Avaya Certification
1 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Remedy
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.17%) JBoss
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint