The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Systems Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Support Analyst
Rank 146 111 124
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support Analyst 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.061% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £300 £179 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.83% -44.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -47.05%
Systems Support Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3153 2331 2358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.52% 94.99% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1884 1377 1208
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 151 182
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -2.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.85 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Systems Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Systems Support Analyst in the job title.

Systems Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Support Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Systems Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Support Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Systems Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Herefordshire - 1 £300 -
Systems Support Analyst
England

Systems Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Systems 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 West Midlands region featuring Systems Support Analyst in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) SystemC
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi

Systems Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec