The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Analyst
London / City of London
Rank 101 83 91
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Support Analyst 56 63 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.92% 2.06% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 2.15% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 37 79
Median daily rate £400 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £196 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £555 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £211 £256 £190
% change year-on-year
-17.56% +34.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 10
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.22 £16.35 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £22.65 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2792 2932 4795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.52% 95.72% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2214 2295 3702
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 45 76
Median hourly rate £21.50 £23.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.52% +31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 City of London region featuring Support Analyst in the job title.

1 49 (44.95%) SQL
1 49 (44.95%) Windows
2 41 (37.61%) Finance
3 28 (25.69%) Banking
4 22 (20.18%) Microsoft
5 19 (17.43%) Windows 7
6 18 (16.51%) Active Directory
7 17 (15.60%) Linux
7 17 (15.60%) ITIL
7 17 (15.60%) Oracle
8 14 (12.84%) Asset Management
8 14 (12.84%) Unix
8 14 (12.84%) Front Office
9 13 (11.93%) Oracle Database
9 13 (11.93%) IIS
9 13 (11.93%) MS Office
10 12 (11.01%) Tomcat
10 12 (11.01%) Investment Management
10 12 (11.01%) Equities
10 12 (11.01%) WebSphere
11 11 (10.09%) SWIFT
11 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
11 11 (10.09%) Cisco
12 10 (9.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (9.17%) Fixed Income
13 9 (8.26%) Electronic Trading
13 9 (8.26%) FIX Protocol
13 9 (8.26%) SmartStream
13 9 (8.26%) Citrix
13 9 (8.26%) SEPA

Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 13 (11.93%) IIS
2 12 (11.01%) Tomcat
2 12 (11.01%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.42%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.75%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.83%) CMS
7 1 (0.92%) Apache
7 1 (0.92%) Drupal
7 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (11.93%) MS Office
2 8 (7.34%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Minerva
2 5 (4.59%) Markit EDM
3 4 (3.67%) SimCorp Dimension
4 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (2.75%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.92%) Global One
5 1 (0.92%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.92%) RMDS
5 1 (0.92%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) Office 365
2 1 (0.92%) GitHub
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) LAN
2 6 (5.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.67%) WAN
3 4 (3.67%) Wireless
4 3 (2.75%) DHCP
4 3 (2.75%) Internet
4 3 (2.75%) SAN
4 3 (2.75%) VoIP
4 3 (2.75%) VPN
5 2 (1.83%) BGP
5 2 (1.83%) Firewall
5 2 (1.83%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.83%) OSPF
5 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.83%) WLAN
6 1 (0.92%) DNS
6 1 (0.92%) FTP
6 1 (0.92%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.92%) MPLS
6 1 (0.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.93%) Oracle Database
2 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.92%) DB2
5 1 (0.92%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.92%) KDB
5 1 (0.92%) MySQL
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.92%) Toad
General
1 41 (37.61%) Finance
2 28 (25.69%) Banking
3 14 (12.84%) Front Office
4 7 (6.42%) Back Office
4 7 (6.42%) International Banking
5 6 (5.50%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.67%) Retail
7 3 (2.75%) French Language
7 3 (2.75%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.75%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.83%) Law
8 2 (1.83%) Legal
8 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.92%) Advertising
9 1 (0.92%) Marketing
9 1 (0.92%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.26%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (7.34%) Middleware
3 3 (2.75%) XML
4 2 (1.83%) HTML
4 2 (1.83%) SOAP
5 1 (0.92%) .NET
5 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.92%) Ajax
5 1 (0.92%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.92%) CSS
5 1 (0.92%) jQuery
5 1 (0.92%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.92%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.92%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.92%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (0.92%) Web Services
5 1 (0.92%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Equities
2 11 (10.09%) SWIFT
3 10 (9.17%) Fixed Income
3 10 (9.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.67%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.67%) Fintech
5 3 (2.75%) Derivative
5 3 (2.75%) iPad
5 3 (2.75%) iPhone
5 3 (2.75%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.83%) NHS
6 2 (1.83%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.92%) AS400
7 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.92%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (44.95%) Windows
2 19 (17.43%) Windows 7
3 17 (15.60%) Linux
4 14 (12.84%) Unix
5 6 (5.50%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.75%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.75%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.83%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.60%) ITIL
2 14 (12.84%) Asset Management
3 12 (11.01%) Investment Management
4 9 (8.26%) Electronic Trading
5 8 (7.34%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 8 (7.34%) Cash Management
6 5 (4.59%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.67%) Data Management
7 4 (3.67%) ITIL V3
7 4 (3.67%) Migration
7 4 (3.67%) Release Management
8 3 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (2.75%) Change Management
8 3 (2.75%) CRM
8 3 (2.75%) Project Management
9 2 (1.83%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (1.83%) Content Management
9 2 (1.83%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.83%) Service Management
9 2 (1.83%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.95%) SQL
2 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.75%) Java
3 3 (2.75%) Python
4 2 (1.83%) C++
4 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.83%) Perl
4 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.92%) C
5 1 (0.92%) PHP
5 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) CCNA
2 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (1.83%) MCSA
2 2 (1.83%) MCSE
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.92%) AAT
3 1 (0.92%) CCNP
3 1 (0.92%) ECDL
3 1 (0.92%) MOS
3 1 (0.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) SEPA
2 5 (4.59%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.75%) SLA
4 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 18 (16.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) SCCM
2 5 (4.59%) Control-M
3 3 (2.75%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.92%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.92%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.92%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.92%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 22 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.60%) Oracle
3 11 (10.09%) Cisco
4 9 (8.26%) Citrix
4 9 (8.26%) SmartStream
5 7 (6.42%) Imperva
5 7 (6.42%) VMware
6 4 (3.67%) Apple
6 4 (3.67%) Bloomberg
6 4 (3.67%) Fidessa
6 4 (3.67%) SimCorp
6 4 (3.67%) Sybase
7 3 (2.75%) FactSet
7 3 (2.75%) ION Trading
7 3 (2.75%) Reuters
7 3 (2.75%) Splunk
8 2 (1.83%) Aruba
8 2 (1.83%) Brocade
8 2 (1.83%) Polycom
8 2 (1.83%) Riverbed
City of London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago