The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Support Analyst
Rank 595 619 601
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Support Analyst 26 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.045% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.048% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 19
Median daily rate £295 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £140 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £560 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £194 £275
% change year-on-year
+49.67% -29.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £17.00 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £17.00 £20.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 - £17.50

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
47057 52332 52807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.77% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30804 33337 33423
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1653 2041 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.41 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Senior Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Support Analyst in the job title.

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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
England +25 24 £295 -30.58% 16
London -9 8 £425 - 4
South East +39 7 £290 -32.16% 2
East of England +6 4 £180 +2.12%
Hampshire - 3 £290 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £300 - 1
City of London -8 2 - - 2
West Midlands -10 2 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - -
Belfast - 2 - -
County Antrim - 2 - -
Kidlington - 2 £300 -
Southampton - 2 £290 -
Norfolk - 2 £268 -
Surrey +11 1 - -
Cambridgeshire +6 1 £125 -10.71%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £335 -
North West - 1 - -
North East - 1 £335 -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
King's Lynn - 1 £180 -
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £125 -
Oldham - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Havant - 1 - -

Senior Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Senior 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 featuring Senior Support Analyst in the job title.

1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 22 (41.51%) Windows
3 16 (30.19%) ITIL
4 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
5 9 (16.98%) HFM
5 9 (16.98%) ETL
5 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
5 9 (16.98%) Hyperion
5 9 (16.98%) Essbase
5 9 (16.98%) DRM
6 8 (15.09%) Hyperion Planning
7 7 (13.21%) Oracle
8 6 (11.32%) MS Office
8 6 (11.32%) Project Planning
9 5 (9.43%) Skype for Business
9 5 (9.43%) Service Management
9 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
9 5 (9.43%) Change Management
9 5 (9.43%) Firewall
9 5 (9.43%) Internet
9 5 (9.43%) Web Services
9 5 (9.43%) XML
9 5 (9.43%) Linux
9 5 (9.43%) SLA
9 5 (9.43%) Cisco
10 4 (7.55%) Line Management
10 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
10 4 (7.55%) DNS
10 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification

Senior Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (9.43%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.89%) Drupal
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) JBoss
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Office
2 2 (3.77%) Autodesk Flame
2 2 (3.77%) Maya
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) NUKE
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (16.98%) HFM
2 8 (15.09%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.89%) Lorenzo
3 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Firewall
1 5 (9.43%) Internet
2 4 (7.55%) DNS
3 3 (5.66%) DHCP
3 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.77%) MPLS
4 2 (3.77%) VPN
4 2 (3.77%) WAN
5 1 (1.89%) BGP
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.89%) DMZ
5 1 (1.89%) FWSM
5 1 (1.89%) HSRP
5 1 (1.89%) OSPF
5 1 (1.89%) SAN
5 1 (1.89%) SSL
5 1 (1.89%) VRRP
5 1 (1.89%) WebEx
5 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) Essbase
2 4 (7.55%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.89%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.89%) GIS
3 1 (1.89%) MS Access
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.89%) MSI
1 1 (1.89%) Xdebug
General
1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
2 3 (5.66%) Private Banking
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
2 3 (5.66%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Advertising
3 2 (3.77%) Legal
3 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) Web Services
1 5 (9.43%) XML
2 4 (7.55%) XSLT
3 2 (3.77%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) DHTML
4 1 (1.89%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) LAMP
4 1 (1.89%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.77%) Derivative
3 2 (3.77%) Equities
3 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.77%) Tandem
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Handset
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Windows
2 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.43%) Linux
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.66%) Unix
6 2 (3.77%) MVS
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) AIX
7 1 (1.89%) Android
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL
2 9 (16.98%) DRM
2 9 (16.98%) ETL
3 6 (11.32%) Project Planning
4 5 (9.43%) Change Management
4 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
4 5 (9.43%) Service Management
5 4 (7.55%) Investment Management
5 4 (7.55%) Line Management
5 4 (7.55%) Project Management
6 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.66%) Release Management
6 3 (5.66%) Wealth Management
7 2 (3.77%) Change Control
7 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.77%) Information Governance
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.77%) ITSM
7 2 (3.77%) Open Source
7 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) JCL
3 1 (1.89%) C#
3 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.66%) MCP
3 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.89%) CCNA
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) ECDL
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.89%) MCDST
3 1 (1.89%) MCSA
3 1 (1.89%) MCSE
3 1 (1.89%) MCTS
3 1 (1.89%) MOS
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (16.98%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) DFS Replication
2 2 (3.77%) StorNext
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.77%) Xsan
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.89%) UAG
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Hyperion
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle
3 5 (9.43%) Cisco
4 4 (7.55%) VMware
5 2 (3.77%) Adobe
5 2 (3.77%) Apple
5 2 (3.77%) Autodesk
5 2 (3.77%) Foundry
6 1 (1.89%) Avaya
6 1 (1.89%) BMC
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix
6 1 (1.89%) Dell
6 1 (1.89%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (1.89%) Epicor
6 1 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) Juniper
6 1 (1.89%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.89%) NetApp
6 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow