The table below looks at the statistics for the Production Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Production Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Production Support Analyst
Rank 590 587 559
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Production Support Analyst 6 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.013% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.013% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 9
Average daily rate £430 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £294 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £313 -
% change year-on-year
+37.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Production Support Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Production Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Production Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Production Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Production Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Production Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Production Support Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Production Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Production Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Production Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Production Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Production Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
South East +19 3 £430 +37.60%
London +5 3 £458 +1.66% 2
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Production Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Production 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 Production Support Analyst in their job title.

1 21 (63.64%) SQL
2 19 (57.58%) Finance
3 12 (36.36%) Oracle
3 12 (36.36%) Linux
4 11 (33.33%) Banking
5 9 (27.27%) Unix
5 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 8 (24.24%) Windows
6 8 (24.24%) Python
6 8 (24.24%) Investment Banking
7 7 (21.21%) .NET
7 7 (21.21%) DB2
7 7 (21.21%) Perl
8 6 (18.18%) Sybase
8 6 (18.18%) Front Office
8 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
9 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL
9 5 (15.15%) Java
9 5 (15.15%) ITIL
9 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (15.15%) Derivative
9 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
9 5 (15.15%) Electronic Trading
9 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
10 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (12.12%) SWIFT
10 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
10 4 (12.12%) Advertising
10 4 (12.12%) XML
10 4 (12.12%) MS Excel

Production Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Production 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 Production Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.03%) FileNet
2 1 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) ION MarketView
2 1 (3.03%) Adaptiv
2 1 (3.03%) SimCorp Dimension
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) DB2
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.03%) DataStage
5 1 (3.03%) DTS
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.03%) OLTP
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Banking
3 8 (24.24%) Investment Banking
4 6 (18.18%) Front Office
5 4 (12.12%) Advertising
6 1 (3.03%) Back Office
6 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) XML
3 3 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
5 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Derivative
2 4 (12.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (12.12%) SWIFT
3 3 (9.09%) Credit Derivative
3 3 (9.09%) Equities
4 2 (6.06%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.03%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Unix
3 8 (24.24%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) AIX
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (15.15%) Electronic Trading
1 5 (15.15%) ITIL
1 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
2 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
2 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
2 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.09%) Analytics
3 3 (9.09%) Business Analytics
3 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (9.09%) Contact Management
3 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 3 (9.09%) Workflow
3 3 (9.09%) Workflow Management
4 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.06%) Low Latency
4 2 (6.06%) Release Management
4 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.03%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) Python
3 7 (21.21%) Perl
4 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 5 (15.15%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) PL/SQL
6 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.09%) C#
6 3 (9.09%) C++
7 2 (6.06%) Korn
7 2 (6.06%) VB
8 1 (3.03%) AWK
8 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.03%) R
8 1 (3.03%) sed
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Sybase
3 4 (12.12%) IBM
4 3 (9.09%) ION Trading
4 3 (9.09%) Remedy
5 2 (6.06%) Bloomberg
5 2 (6.06%) Informatica
5 2 (6.06%) Splunk
6 1 (3.03%) Ab Initio
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (3.03%) Cognos
6 1 (3.03%) Google
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) Netezza
6 1 (3.03%) Pega
6 1 (3.03%) SimCorp
6 1 (3.03%) Sun
6 1 (3.03%) SunGard
6 1 (3.03%) Tradeweb
6 1 (3.03%) Vignette