The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Swindon 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 39 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 10 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.25% 5.93% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 6.20% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 4
Average daily rate £300 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £307 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £360 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £223 £250 £235
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £27.00 £13.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.72% -6.45%
Job Titles Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
399 258 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 89.86% 95.56% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 209 246
Average daily rate £400 £410 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +14.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 16
Average hourly rate £21.75 £13.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.39 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Support Analyst
Wiltshire

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Swindon

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (53.85%) CMS
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) ColdFusion
1 7 (53.85%) Content Management
2 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (46.15%) Hudson
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL V3
2 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 6 (46.15%) Eclipse
2 6 (46.15%) ISO 9001
3 5 (38.46%) SLA
3 5 (38.46%) Open Source
3 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) Release Management
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) XHTML
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 2 (15.38%) Network Management

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) CMS
1 7 (53.85%) ColdFusion
2 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
1 6 (46.15%) Hudson
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
1 6 (46.15%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) HTML5
1 4 (30.77%) CSS3
1 4 (30.77%) XHTML
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) Content Management
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL V3
3 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
4 4 (30.77%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) Network Management
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (46.15%) ISO 9001
2 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix