The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical 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 Technical Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Support Analyst
Rank - 605 578
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support Analyst 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.008% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.20

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
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Technical Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Technical Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Technical Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Technical Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Support Analyst
Top 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Technical 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 Technical Support Analyst in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Senior Technical Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Technical 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 Technical Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec