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 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 121 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
-81 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 6 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.42% 3.76% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 3.96% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 7
Median daily rate £190 £135 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -47.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £100 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £260 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £205 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +46.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
1249 606 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 87.77% 94.84% 93.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 798 378 254
Median daily rate £323 £363 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.03% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 65 19
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.50 £26.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -77 5 £190 +40.74% 2
Gateshead - 1 - -
Support Analyst
North East

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) Unix
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle
4 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
5 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
5 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (23.53%) Defect Management
6 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) SSH
6 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
6 3 (17.65%) DNS
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (11.76%) C++
7 2 (11.76%) Perl
7 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
7 2 (11.76%) JBoss
7 2 (11.76%) Tuxedo
7 2 (11.76%) LDAP
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel

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 2 (11.76%) JBoss
1 2 (11.76%) Tuxedo
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Domino
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) SSH
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) LDAP
2 2 (11.76%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (5.88%) 3G
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.88%) SMS
3 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) EDI
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.88%) Fintech
1 1 (5.88%) iPad
1 1 (5.88%) Life Science
1 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Unix
3 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Defect Management
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
1 4 (23.53%) Validation
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps
2 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) Korn
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) RPG
4 1 (5.88%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCDST
3 1 (5.88%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.88%) NFS
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) Micro Focus
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) AppSense
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Infor
4 1 (5.88%) Lotus
4 1 (5.88%) ThinPrint
4 1 (5.88%) VMware