The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton 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 17 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 Taunton 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 34 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 1.89% 5.26% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 5.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £215 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £223 £250 £235
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
Job Titles Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
205 69 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 96.70% 90.79% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 17 22
Average daily rate £350 £310 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £398 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 1
Average hourly rate £18.25 £10.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.50% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Support Analyst
Somerset

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) MCITP
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) SCOM
3 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MSI
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Altiris
3 1 (16.67%) Nortel
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