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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank - 13 11
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 5.77% 11.76%
As % of the Job Titles category - 5.77% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £240 £215
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.29 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Job Titles Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
158 52 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 95.76% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 18 24
Average daily rate £350 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £10.58 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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
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 30 July 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Nortel Meridian
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Altiris
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Nortel