The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 76 47 27
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 14 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.83% 2.31% 4.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 2.40% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 6
Median daily rate £313 £193 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.33% +20.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £135 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £251 £256
UK excluding London median daily rate £238 £220 £200
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £9.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -7.93%
Support Analyst
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
752 541 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.43% 96.09% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 366 190
Median daily rate £425 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 26
Median hourly rate £23.25 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.61% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £48.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Crawley -10 5 £200 +66.66%
Horsham - 3 £125 -
East Grinstead - 2 £319 -
Support Analyst
South East

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Sussex region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
3 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (14.29%) Finance
6 5 (14.29%) MS Office
6 5 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (11.43%) ITIL
7 4 (11.43%) IBM
7 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
7 4 (11.43%) Extranet
7 4 (11.43%) Coaching
7 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
8 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (8.57%) Project Management
8 3 (8.57%) CRM
8 3 (8.57%) Unix
9 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (5.71%) HP
9 2 (5.71%) AIX
9 2 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
9 2 (5.71%) Oracle
9 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
9 2 (5.71%) VMware
9 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.71%) DataStage
9 2 (5.71%) Informatica

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (2.86%) Apache
1 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Extranet
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) VoIP
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) DataStage
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) DTS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
2 1 (2.86%) Online Betting
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.57%) Unix
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) AIX
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 4 (11.43%) Coaching
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (8.57%) CRM
3 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) Document Management
5 1 (2.86%) ERP
5 1 (2.86%) Facilities Management
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Server Building
5 1 (2.86%) Service Management
5 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.86%) SCOM
1 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) IBM
3 2 (5.71%) HP
3 2 (5.71%) Informatica
3 2 (5.71%) Netezza
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix
4 1 (2.86%) Cognos
4 1 (2.86%) Intel
4 1 (2.86%) OpenText
4 1 (2.86%) Red Box
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec