The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Analyst
Rank 56 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.54% 1.23% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.32% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£217 £165 £90
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.22% +83.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £210 £200
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +6.89%
Support Analyst
North East

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
487 227 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 87.91% 93.42% 91.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 120 100
Average daily rate £413 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 32
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.33 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.67% +13.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.00 £25.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 2 £217 +31.22%
Gateshead - - - - 1
Support Analyst
North East

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 6 (28.57%) UNIX
5 5 (23.81%) DNS
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle
6 4 (19.05%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
6 4 (19.05%) MS Office
6 4 (19.05%) JBoss
6 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (14.29%) Life Science
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco
7 3 (14.29%) HP
7 3 (14.29%) LDAP
7 3 (14.29%) LAN
7 3 (14.29%) WAN
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) HPUX
7 3 (14.29%) C
7 3 (14.29%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
1 4 (19.05%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Documentum
3 1 (4.76%) SAS
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) LDAP
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) WAN
2 3 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) MPLS
4 1 (4.76%) DSL
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) PVCS
1 1 (4.76%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Life Science
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 6 (28.57%) UNIX
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (14.29%) HPUX
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Change Management
2 2 (9.52%) Workflow
3 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.76%) WFM
3 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Time Management
3 1 (4.76%) Change Control
3 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
3 3 (14.29%) C
3 3 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) Korn
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Informatica
4 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.76%) Adobe
5 1 (4.76%) Lotus
5 1 (4.76%) Wyse
5 1 (4.76%) Meru Networks