The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 38 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 5 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.10% 2.72% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 2.84% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£215 £170 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £208 £228 £200
% change year-on-year
-8.79% +13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
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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 Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
418 282 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 92.27% 95.92% 93.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 208 263
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 12
Average hourly rate £13.55 £12.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% -61.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.10 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £22.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Mac OS X
3 11 (55.00%) ITIL
3 11 (55.00%) MS Office
3 11 (55.00%) Apple iOS
3 11 (55.00%) Windows 8
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (30.00%) SLA
6 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.00%) SAP Security
8 1 (5.00%) SAP
8 1 (5.00%) VB
8 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
8 1 (5.00%) HP
8 1 (5.00%) IBM
8 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
8 1 (5.00%) Tandem
8 1 (5.00%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (5.00%) VMware

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) NonStop SQL
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 11 (55.00%) Mac OS X
3 11 (55.00%) Apple iOS
3 11 (55.00%) Windows 8
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) VMware