The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Analyst
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 70 71 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.24% 0.14% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.15% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £170 £233 £223
% change year-on-year
-26.88% +4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
691 663 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.44% 94.71% 93.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 430 252
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 21
Median hourly rate £22.00 £15.25 £14.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.26% +3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £21.00 £34.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Tyne and Wear region that featured Support Analyst in the job title.

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -3 9 £275 - 1
Support Analyst
North East

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Support Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (70.00%) Service Management
2 19 (63.33%) Windows
3 18 (60.00%) ITIL
4 15 (50.00%) Linux
4 15 (50.00%) Unix
4 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (46.67%) IaaS
5 14 (46.67%) Open Source
5 14 (46.67%) SaaS
5 14 (46.67%) PaaS
5 14 (46.67%) WebSphere
5 14 (46.67%) AIX
6 13 (43.33%) Windows 2000
6 13 (43.33%) Windows XP
6 13 (43.33%) Change Management
7 11 (36.67%) Data Management
7 11 (36.67%) DevOps
8 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
8 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (33.33%) ITSM
8 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 10 (33.33%) MS Office
8 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
9 9 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (20.00%) Release Management
10 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 6 (20.00%) Migration
10 6 (20.00%) Cadence

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (46.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 10 (33.33%) MS Office
2 9 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) IaaS
1 14 (46.67%) PaaS
1 14 (46.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (3.33%) Banking
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Tandem
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) Unix
3 14 (46.67%) AIX
4 13 (43.33%) Windows 2000
4 13 (43.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) MVS
5 1 (3.33%) VMS
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Service Management
2 18 (60.00%) ITIL
3 14 (46.67%) Open Source
4 13 (43.33%) Change Management
5 11 (36.67%) Data Management
5 11 (36.67%) DevOps
6 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (33.33%) ITSM
6 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 6 (20.00%) Migration
7 6 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Release Management
8 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
10 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
11 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
11 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
1 2 (6.67%) Perl
1 2 (6.67%) Python
1 2 (6.67%) Ruby
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) ECDL
3 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCDST
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Cadence
3 1 (3.33%) CA
3 1 (3.33%) Capita
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle