The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Analyst
Rank 55 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 5 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.75% 1.44% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.50% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Average daily rate £225 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £203 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £330 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £225 £215
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £77.00 £13.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+492.30% -51.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £13.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £127.40 £13.00 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Support Analyst
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
631 667 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.03% 95.97% 91.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 425 415
Average daily rate £365 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +8.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 28 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.45 £38.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Analyst within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Swindon - 4 £263 - 1
Salisbury -9 1 £205 -4.65%
Support Analyst
South West

Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited 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 Support Analyst in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) WinForms
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
5 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
5 1 (12.50%) Linux

Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited 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 Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy
1 1 (12.50%) Veeam
1 1 (12.50%) VMware