The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had IT Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Analyst
Rank 392 372 393
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +21
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Analyst 50 43 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 18
Median daily rate £190 £186 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.01% -13.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £149 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £244 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £169 £130 £141
% change year-on-year
+29.80% -7.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 5
Median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.00 £14.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.60 £28.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -7.93%
IT 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 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21749 21579 22460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 94.80% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15746 14835 15668
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 393 405
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.69 £55.00 £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

IT Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IT Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IT Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

IT Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

IT Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

IT Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IT Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

IT Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

IT Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in London

IT Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 2 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
City of London +32 7 £175 -20.45% 3
Southall -3 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
IT Support Analyst
England

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT 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 London region featuring IT Support Analyst in the job title.

1 63 (61.17%) Windows
2 41 (39.81%) Active Directory
3 39 (37.86%) MS Office
4 35 (33.98%) Microsoft
4 35 (33.98%) Windows 7
5 26 (25.24%) ITIL
5 26 (25.24%) MS Excel
6 21 (20.39%) Finance
7 19 (18.45%) Citrix
8 18 (17.48%) Blackberry
9 16 (15.53%) Document Management
9 16 (15.53%) Law
10 14 (13.59%) Windows Server
11 12 (11.65%) Legal
12 11 (10.68%) VMware
13 10 (9.71%) Cisco
13 10 (9.71%) Incident Management
14 9 (8.74%) Banking
15 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (7.77%) Windows 8
15 8 (7.77%) SLA
16 7 (6.80%) Intranet
16 7 (6.80%) CRM
16 7 (6.80%) Linux
16 7 (6.80%) WAN
16 7 (6.80%) SQL
16 7 (6.80%) Change Management
16 7 (6.80%) Management Information System
17 6 (5.83%) Degree
17 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (3.88%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.97%) CMS
3 1 (0.97%) IIS
3 1 (0.97%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (37.86%) MS Office
2 26 (25.24%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.97%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Adaptiv
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.97%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) Intranet
1 7 (6.80%) WAN
2 6 (5.83%) LAN
2 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.83%) VPN
3 5 (4.85%) Internet
4 4 (3.88%) Firewall
4 4 (3.88%) LDAP
5 3 (2.91%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (2.91%) FWSM
6 2 (1.94%) DHCP
6 2 (1.94%) DNS
6 2 (1.94%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.94%) SAN
6 2 (1.94%) VoIP
7 1 (0.97%) 3G
7 1 (0.97%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.97%) Extranet
7 1 (0.97%) H.323
7 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) JIRA
General
1 21 (20.39%) Finance
2 16 (15.53%) Law
3 12 (11.65%) Legal
4 9 (8.74%) Banking
5 3 (2.91%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.94%) French Language
6 2 (1.94%) Retail
7 1 (0.97%) Advertising
7 1 (0.97%) Back Office
7 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.97%) Front Office
7 1 (0.97%) Local Government
7 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) CSS
1 2 (1.94%) HTML
2 1 (0.97%) .NET
2 1 (0.97%) CSS3
2 1 (0.97%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.97%) HTML5
2 1 (0.97%) JDBC
2 1 (0.97%) jQuery
2 1 (0.97%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.97%) Spring
2 1 (0.97%) Swing
2 1 (0.97%) WCF
2 1 (0.97%) XHTML
2 1 (0.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.80%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Blog
4 3 (2.91%) iPhone
4 3 (2.91%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.94%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.94%) Handset
6 1 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.97%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.97%) Equities
6 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.97%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.97%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.97%) Replication
6 1 (0.97%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.97%) Statistics
6 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (61.17%) Windows
2 35 (33.98%) Windows 7
3 14 (13.59%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.77%) Windows 8
4 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.80%) Linux
6 6 (5.83%) Unix
6 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.83%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.85%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.91%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.97%) Android
10 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.97%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.24%) ITIL
2 16 (15.53%) Document Management
3 10 (9.71%) Incident Management
4 7 (6.80%) Change Management
4 7 (6.80%) CRM
5 6 (5.83%) Service Management
6 4 (3.88%) ITIL V3
6 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2
6 4 (3.88%) Project Management
7 3 (2.91%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.91%) Coaching
7 3 (2.91%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.91%) Information Security
7 3 (2.91%) ITSM
7 3 (2.91%) Logistics
7 3 (2.91%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.91%) Release Management
8 2 (1.94%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (1.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (1.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.80%) SQL
2 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.88%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.94%) C
6 1 (0.97%) Java
6 1 (0.97%) Perl
6 1 (0.97%) PHP
6 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) CCNA
1 6 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
1 6 (5.83%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (5.83%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.83%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.94%) A+ Certification
3 2 (1.94%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.97%) GISP
4 1 (0.97%) MCDST
4 1 (0.97%) MCP
4 1 (0.97%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 41 (39.81%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.85%) vSphere
4 4 (3.88%) NFS
4 4 (3.88%) Samba
4 4 (3.88%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.94%) XenApp
6 1 (0.97%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.97%) Xen
6 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) SCCM
2 2 (1.94%) WSUS
3 1 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.97%) Control-M
3 1 (0.97%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (33.98%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.45%) Citrix
3 11 (10.68%) VMware
4 10 (9.71%) Cisco
5 5 (4.85%) HP
5 5 (4.85%) NetApp
6 4 (3.88%) EMC
6 4 (3.88%) iManage
6 4 (3.88%) Isilon
7 3 (2.91%) Apple
7 3 (2.91%) Bloomberg
7 3 (2.91%) Remedy
8 2 (1.94%) Adobe
8 2 (1.94%) Juniper
8 2 (1.94%) Reuters
9 1 (0.97%) Avaya
9 1 (0.97%) Calypso
9 1 (0.97%) Murex
9 1 (0.97%) Sun
9 1 (0.97%) SunGard