The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Support Analyst
Rank 552 546 564
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support Analyst 43 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.060% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.065% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 8
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£348 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.08% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £245 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.38 £12.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +50.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.38 £12.88
% change year-on-year
- +50.48%

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
52042 49402 53772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.67% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31512 29330 30174
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2002 2126 2663
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Systems Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Systems Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Systems Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Systems Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Systems Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Systems Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Systems Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Systems Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Systems 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 Systems Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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 -17 41 £320 -13.51% 16
London +15 19 £450 +21.62% 7
City of London +29 7 £450 +21.62% 2
South East +4 7 £375 +25.00% 5
East of England -31 4 £206 - 1
Hampshire - 4 - - 1
West Midlands -21 3 £320 +6.66%
Yorkshire +5 2 £320 -
Birmingham +3 2 £320 +6.66%
Cambridgeshire -8 2 £175 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £375 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £375 - 1
Bristol - 2 £320 -
Scotland - 2 £375 -
South West - 2 £320 - 2
Peterborough - 1 £175 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Worthing - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £238 -
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
Berkshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 2
North East - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -

Systems Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Systems 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 Systems Support Analyst in their job title.

1 26 (37.14%) Windows
2 25 (35.71%) SQL
3 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
4 22 (31.43%) ITIL
5 19 (27.14%) Finance
6 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
7 13 (18.57%) SAN
7 13 (18.57%) ERP
7 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (18.57%) VMware
7 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
8 12 (17.14%) EMC
8 12 (17.14%) Citrix
8 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (17.14%) MS Excel
9 11 (15.71%) Juniper
9 11 (15.71%) Apple
9 11 (15.71%) HP
9 11 (15.71%) Windows XP
9 11 (15.71%) DHCP
9 11 (15.71%) DNS
9 11 (15.71%) Wireless
9 11 (15.71%) Symantec
9 11 (15.71%) Backup Exec
9 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (15.71%) MCITP
9 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V

Systems Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Systems 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 Systems Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.43%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.14%) MS Office
3 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Agresso
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.43%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (1.43%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (1.43%) Adaptiv
3 1 (1.43%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.57%) SAN
2 11 (15.71%) DHCP
2 11 (15.71%) DNS
2 11 (15.71%) Wireless
3 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.71%) Ethernet
5 3 (4.29%) WAN
6 1 (1.43%) Internet
6 1 (1.43%) Firewall
6 1 (1.43%) FTP
6 1 (1.43%) HTTP
6 1 (1.43%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.86%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.29%) Firebird
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.43%) MS Access
7 1 (1.43%) DB2
General
1 19 (27.14%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.57%) Advertising
4 3 (4.29%) Front Office
4 3 (4.29%) Banking
4 3 (4.29%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Publishing
6 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) COM
1 1 (1.43%) .NET
1 1 (1.43%) J2EE
1 1 (1.43%) HTML
1 1 (1.43%) EDI
1 1 (1.43%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 4 (5.71%) AS400
2 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) Statistics
4 2 (2.86%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) NHS
5 1 (1.43%) DTV
5 1 (1.43%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.43%) IVR
5 1 (1.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.14%) Windows
2 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (15.71%) Windows XP
3 11 (15.71%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.86%) Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.43%) UNIX
6 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.43%) ITIL
2 13 (18.57%) ERP
3 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (5.71%) Asset Management
4 3 (4.29%) Workflow
4 3 (4.29%) ETL
4 3 (4.29%) Wealth Management
5 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.86%) Business Analysis
5 2 (2.86%) Investment Management
5 2 (2.86%) CRM
5 2 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.43%) Project Management
6 1 (1.43%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.43%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.43%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.43%) Data Management
6 1 (1.43%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) VBA
3 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.43%) Python
4 1 (1.43%) Java
4 1 (1.43%) Perl
4 1 (1.43%) PHP
4 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (15.71%) MCITP
3 8 (11.43%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) MCP
4 1 (1.43%) MCSE
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.43%) CCNP
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
4 1 (1.43%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V
2 11 (15.71%) XenApp
3 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (32.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.57%) VMware
3 12 (17.14%) EMC
3 12 (17.14%) Citrix
4 11 (15.71%) Juniper
4 11 (15.71%) Apple
4 11 (15.71%) HP
4 11 (15.71%) Symantec
4 11 (15.71%) Meru Networks
5 5 (7.14%) Oracle
6 3 (4.29%) Bloomberg
6 3 (4.29%) Business Objects
6 3 (4.29%) Cognos
7 2 (2.86%) thinkFolio
7 2 (2.86%) SunGard
7 2 (2.86%) CODA
7 2 (2.86%) SAP
7 2 (2.86%) Charles River
8 1 (1.43%) JBoss
8 1 (1.43%) Hyperion
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