The table below looks at the statistics for the Production Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Production Support Analyst
Rank 406 420 418
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Production Support Analyst 9 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.038% 0.054% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.059% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 10
Average daily rate
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£425 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £373 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £365
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
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 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
21943 22179 23245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.65% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15426 15072 15942
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 416 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Production Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Production Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Production Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Production Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Production Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Production Support Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Production Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Production Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Production Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Production Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 7 (58.33%) UNIX
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Perl
5 4 (33.33%) Sybase
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Front Office
5 4 (33.33%) Back Office
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Advertising
6 3 (25.00%) Derivative
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) Control-M
6 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (16.67%) Python
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (16.67%) OOP
7 2 (16.67%) OO
7 2 (16.67%) Equities
7 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (16.67%) SWIFT

Production Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Algo Collateral
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) OLTP
3 1 (8.33%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
1 8 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Front Office
2 4 (33.33%) Back Office
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (8.33%) Flash
3 1 (8.33%) CGI
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Derivative
2 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (16.67%) Equities
2 2 (16.67%) SWIFT
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) OOP
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) Korn
6 1 (8.33%) Scala
6 1 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Control-M
2 2 (16.67%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (8.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Bloomberg
4 1 (8.33%) Portware
4 1 (8.33%) Fidessa