The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Systems Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Support Analyst
UK
Rank 575 588 584
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support Analyst 11 34 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.066% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.069% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 25
Median daily rate £220 £330 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +25.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £330 £281
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +17.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 - £29.75

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42200 49241 49534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27496 31679 30638
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 1662 1940
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Systems Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Systems Support Analyst in the job title.

Systems Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Systems Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Support Analyst within the UK.

Systems Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Systems Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Systems Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Systems Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Support Analyst within the UK.

Systems Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Systems Support Analyst
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
England +29 9 £278 -8.85% 4
South East +20 5 - - 1
Surrey +13 4 - -
London -5 3 £278 +11.20% 2
East of England - 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -

Systems Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Systems 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 featuring Systems Support Analyst in the job title.

1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) SQL
3 11 (23.91%) Windows
4 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
6 7 (15.22%) Retail
6 7 (15.22%) Oracle
6 7 (15.22%) VMware
7 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 6 (13.04%) Banking
7 6 (13.04%) Data Analysis
8 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (10.87%) Web Services
8 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
9 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (8.70%) OOD
9 4 (8.70%) XML
9 4 (8.70%) MS Office
9 4 (8.70%) Unix
9 4 (8.70%) OO
9 4 (8.70%) Python
9 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (8.70%) Retail Banking
9 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
9 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
9 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills

Systems Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (6.52%) IIS
1 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.35%) IBM Domino
2 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) CMS
3 1 (2.17%) Drupal
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Summit
2 1 (2.17%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (2.17%) Infor CloudSuite
2 1 (2.17%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (2.17%) Infor CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (2.17%) OPENHousing
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.17%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Firewall
1 2 (4.35%) SAN
1 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) BGP
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) HSRP
2 1 (2.17%) MPLS
2 1 (2.17%) OSPF
2 1 (2.17%) VLAN
2 1 (2.17%) VRRP
2 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.17%) Essbase
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Retail
3 6 (13.04%) Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Front Office
5 2 (4.35%) Law
5 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Web Services
2 4 (8.70%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) CSS
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) AS400
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Derivative
3 2 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.35%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.17%) EPoS
4 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (2.17%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.70%) Unix
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
6 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.17%) MVS
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Scientific Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
2 6 (13.04%) Data Analysis
3 4 (8.70%) OO
3 4 (8.70%) OOD
3 4 (8.70%) SDLC
4 3 (6.52%) Change Management
4 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.52%) Migration
5 2 (4.35%) Change Control
5 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.35%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (4.35%) ERP
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL
5 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.35%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.17%) Cash Management
6 1 (2.17%) CRM
6 1 (2.17%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (4.35%) Perl
3 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) JCL
4 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.17%) VBA
4 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.17%) CCNA
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (2.17%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.17%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.17%) Firmware
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Control-M
1 2 (4.35%) Nagios
1 2 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.17%) Grafana
2 1 (2.17%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) VMware
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco
3 3 (6.52%) Citrix
4 2 (4.35%) Hyperion
4 2 (4.35%) Lotus
4 2 (4.35%) Murex
4 2 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (4.35%) Symantec
5 1 (2.17%) Adobe
5 1 (2.17%) CommVault
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) Juniper
5 1 (2.17%) Misys
5 1 (2.17%) NetApp
5 1 (2.17%) Northgate
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Sun