The median contractor rate for a Network Support Analyst was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support Analyst
UK / England
Rank 560 597 566
Rank change year-on-year +37 -31  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Analyst 14 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.034% 0.033% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.034% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 16
Median daily rate £200 £210 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -11.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £263 £304
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £210 £275
% change year-on-year -4.76% -23.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year -4.00% -  

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 39117 46709 45844
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.82% 95.22% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25478 30619 28162
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1457 1852
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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 +34 6 £419 +114.74% 1
South East +22 5 £200 -21.56%
East Midlands +1 2 £239 +16.46%
North West - 1 - -
Network Support Analyst
UK

Network Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 18 (62.07%) Cisco
2 11 (37.93%) Firewall
3 10 (34.48%) WAN
4 8 (27.59%) LAN
4 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 8 (27.59%) Wireless
4 8 (27.59%) OSPF
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (24.14%) Asset Management
5 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (20.69%) CCNA
6 6 (20.69%) VPN
7 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) NHS
7 5 (17.24%) Finance
7 5 (17.24%) VoIP
7 5 (17.24%) ITIL
7 5 (17.24%) Windows
7 5 (17.24%) SAN
8 4 (13.79%) BGP
8 4 (13.79%) VRRP
8 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (13.79%) HSRP
8 4 (13.79%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (13.79%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (13.79%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
9 3 (10.34%) NetScaler
9 3 (10.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Network Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) WAN
3 8 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (27.59%) LAN
3 8 (27.59%) OSPF
3 8 (27.59%) Wireless
4 6 (20.69%) VPN
5 5 (17.24%) SAN
5 5 (17.24%) VoIP
6 4 (13.79%) BGP
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (13.79%) HSRP
6 4 (13.79%) VRRP
7 3 (10.34%) DMZ
7 3 (10.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (10.34%) IPsec
7 3 (10.34%) NetScaler
7 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.45%) WSH
1 1 (3.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) NHS
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.45%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Asset Management
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Investment Management
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.90%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (3.45%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (3.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (3.45%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) CCNA
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (10.34%) CCSA
5 2 (6.90%) CCNP
6 1 (3.45%) MCP
6 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) DFS Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.45%) Pingdom
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) F5
5 2 (6.90%) Aruba
5 2 (6.90%) Brocade
5 2 (6.90%) Polycom
5 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
5 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.90%) VMware
6 1 (3.45%) Avaya
6 1 (3.45%) Bloomberg
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Huawei
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.45%) NCR
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Nortel
6 1 (3.45%) Radianz