The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Analyst
Rank 580 550 527
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Support Analyst 38 36 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.068% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.074% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 31
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£265 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £228 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £467 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £20.45
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 - £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £123.50 - £25.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52814 48754 52062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.76% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32941 29468 29352
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2104 2105 2558
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Senior Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Support Analyst within the UK.

Senior Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Senior Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Support Analyst within the UK.

Senior Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Senior Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Support Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 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
England -18 38 £265 -24.28% 14
London +3 24 £265 -42.26% 4
City of London +27 8 £265 - 1
South East -22 4 £225 -18.18% 3
East of England -20 3 £275 -21.42% 2
South West -33 3 £205 -35.93% 1
West Midlands - 2 £160 - 2
Hampshire - 2 £225 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £275 -
Bristol - 2 £200 -
Cambridge - 1 £330 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £180 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £275 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £330 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £275 -
Yorkshire - 1 £275 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
North West - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Renfrewshire - - - -

Senior Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Analyst in their job title.

1 33 (52.38%) Windows
2 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
3 22 (34.92%) MS Office
4 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
5 18 (28.57%) ITIL
6 16 (25.40%) Windows 7
7 15 (23.81%) SQL
7 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
8 13 (20.63%) Banking
8 13 (20.63%) UNIX
9 12 (19.05%) Linux
9 12 (19.05%) Windows XP
10 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (15.87%) Finance
12 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 7 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
13 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
13 7 (11.11%) Change Management
13 7 (11.11%) TIBCO
13 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
13 7 (11.11%) Citrix
14 6 (9.52%) SLA
14 6 (9.52%) Solaris
14 6 (9.52%) Blackberry
14 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
14 6 (9.52%) TIBCO EMS
15 5 (7.94%) Degree
15 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
15 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010

Senior Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.52%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.17%) WorkSite
5 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.17%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.59%) IIS
6 1 (1.59%) JBoss
6 1 (1.59%) Documentum
6 1 (1.59%) SAS
6 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (34.92%) MS Office
2 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.17%) MS Project
5 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SimCorp Dimension
1 1 (1.59%) Academy Housing
1 1 (1.59%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
1 1 (1.59%) Misys Midas
1 1 (1.59%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (1.59%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.59%) ReMetrica
1 1 (1.59%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) DNS
3 2 (3.17%) Internet
3 2 (3.17%) DHCP
3 2 (3.17%) Firewall
4 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.59%) Wireless
4 1 (1.59%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.59%) VPN
4 1 (1.59%) LAN
4 1 (1.59%) WAN
4 1 (1.59%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) QlikView
3 2 (3.17%) Big Data
3 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.17%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) PVCS
1 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (20.63%) Banking
2 10 (15.87%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Publishing
3 4 (6.35%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.76%) Front Office
5 2 (3.17%) Back Office
5 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.17%) Legal
5 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.17%) Military
6 1 (1.59%) Retail
6 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.59%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (3.17%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) J2EE
3 1 (1.59%) CSS
3 1 (1.59%) JSP
3 1 (1.59%) Web Services
3 1 (1.59%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.59%) Middleware
3 1 (1.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Blackberry
1 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) iPad
2 3 (4.76%) Data Integration
2 3 (4.76%) AS400
3 2 (3.17%) Handset
3 2 (3.17%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.17%) iPhone
3 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.17%) NHS
3 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.59%) iSeries
4 1 (1.59%) Equities
4 1 (1.59%) CESG
4 1 (1.59%) PDA
4 1 (1.59%) Derivative
4 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (52.38%) Windows
2 16 (25.40%) Windows 7
3 13 (20.63%) UNIX
4 12 (19.05%) Linux
4 12 (19.05%) Windows XP
5 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (9.52%) Solaris
7 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) ITIL
2 7 (11.11%) Change Management
3 6 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.94%) Project Management
5 4 (6.35%) Resource Management
6 3 (4.76%) CRM
6 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.76%) Identity Management
6 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.76%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.17%) Data Management
7 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.17%) Migration
7 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.17%) Network Design
7 2 (3.17%) Change Control
7 2 (3.17%) Analytics
7 2 (3.17%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) SQL
2 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.94%) Java
4 4 (6.35%) Perl
5 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.59%) VBA
6 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.59%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.76%) MCP
3 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) MCITP
4 2 (3.17%) MCSA
4 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CCNA
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) SLA
2 3 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.59%) vSphere
3 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) SCCM
2 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.59%) OpenView
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Citrix
2 7 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 4 (6.35%) VMware
3 4 (6.35%) Cisco
4 3 (4.76%) IBM
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle
4 3 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.17%) Wyse
5 2 (3.17%) Remedy
5 2 (3.17%) Altiris
5 2 (3.17%) Sybase
5 2 (3.17%) SAP
5 2 (3.17%) Cognos
5 2 (3.17%) Avaya
5 2 (3.17%) Informatica
5 2 (3.17%) Lotus
6 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.59%) Apple
6 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
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