Period
to 21 April 2019

The median contractor rate for a Production Support Analyst was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Production Support Analyst
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 242 254 232
Rank change year-on-year +12 -22 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Production Support Analyst 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.044% 0.028% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.030% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
City of London median daily rate £513 £205 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -59.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £476 £193 £475
90th Percentile £559 £218 £525
Central London median daily rate £513 £205 £500
% change year-on-year +150.00% -59.00% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,347 6,649 5,884
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.13% 94.42% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,902 5,258 4,560
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £309
90th Percentile £675 £688 £650
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 108 61
City of London median hourly rate £20.57 £18.70 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.01% +5.23% -11.15%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £56.50 £37.63 £30.07
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £16.96
% change year-on-year +6.95% +10.26% -15.20%

Production Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Production Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Production Support Analyst in the City of London

Production Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Production Support Analyst in the City of London

Production Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, Production Support Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Production Support Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning

Production Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Tradeweb