The median contractor rate for a Network Support Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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.

Network Support Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 618 584
Rank change year-on-year +52 -34  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Analyst 14 9 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.018% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.019% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 14
Median daily rate £425 £188 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +126.66% -18.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £120 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £296 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £150 £200
% change year-on-year +116.66% -25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40257 46300 48376
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.74% 95.04% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26259 30600 30961
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1356 1863
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Network Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Network Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Support Analyst in England

Network Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Support Analyst in England

Network Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support Analyst in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Support Analyst in England

Network Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Support Analyst in England

Network Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
London +13 9 £463 +64.00%
West Midlands +27 4 £325 +170.83%
South East +36 1 £350 +55.55% 2
Network Support Analyst
UK

Network Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Network 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 England region featuring Network Support Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (65.52%) Cisco
2 15 (51.72%) Firewall
3 12 (41.38%) WAN
4 11 (37.93%) LAN
5 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (27.59%) ITIL
6 8 (27.59%) CCNA
6 8 (27.59%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) CCNP
7 6 (20.69%) OSPF
7 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
8 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (17.24%) VPN
8 5 (17.24%) Windows
9 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
9 4 (13.79%) Wireless
9 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
9 4 (13.79%) BGP
9 4 (13.79%) NHS
9 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
9 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds
9 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (13.79%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (13.79%) Disclosure Scotland
9 4 (13.79%) Red Box
9 4 (13.79%) NICE Systems
10 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
10 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
10 3 (10.34%) Banking
10 3 (10.34%) Investment Management

Network Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) Firewall
2 12 (41.38%) WAN
3 11 (37.93%) LAN
4 6 (20.69%) OSPF
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (17.24%) VPN
6 4 (13.79%) BGP
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (13.79%) Wireless
7 3 (10.34%) VoIP
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (6.90%) DMZ
8 2 (6.90%) EIGRP
8 2 (6.90%) Internet
8 2 (6.90%) Network Security
8 2 (6.90%) NX-OS
8 2 (6.90%) VXLAN
9 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) NHS
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.45%) Handset
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
3 3 (10.34%) Investment Management
4 2 (6.90%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Task Automation
5 1 (3.45%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) CCNA
3 6 (20.69%) CCNP
3 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (6.90%) CCIE
5 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Cisco
2 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) NICE Systems
2 4 (13.79%) Red Box
2 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds
3 2 (6.90%) Arista
3 2 (6.90%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) Avaya
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) NCR
4 1 (3.45%) Nortel
4 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.45%) VMware