Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Operational Support Analyst was £290 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Operational Support Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 807 861 823
Rank change year-on-year +54 -38 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Operational Support Analyst 14 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.017% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.018% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 19
England median daily rate £290 £221 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.52% -30.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £206 £127 £169
90th Percentile £323 £500 £342
UK median daily rate £290 £221 £300
% change year-on-year +31.52% -26.50% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
England median hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.43% - -
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 -
% change year-on-year -30.43% - -

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 83672 96526 97318
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.84% 95.11% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 54598 63585 61301
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £260 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £427 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.47% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2671 2836 3805
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.31
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £44.48
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

Operational Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Operational Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Operational Support Analyst in England

Operational Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Operational Support Analyst in England

Operational 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 Operational Support Analyst in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Operational Support Analyst in England

Operational 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 Operational Support Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +33 5 £299 -40.20% 1
London +20 4 £258 +32.73%
North of England +57 3 - -
Yorkshire +28 3 - -
South West +5 2 - -
Operational Support Analyst
UK

Operational Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, Operational 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 Operational Support Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (35.71%) Concur
1 5 (35.71%) Remedy
2 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Operations
3 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 3 (21.43%) Control-M
4 2 (14.29%) Banking
4 2 (14.29%) AS400
5 1 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Equities
5 1 (7.14%) Back Office
5 1 (7.14%) AppManager
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
5 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management

Operational 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:

General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 2 (14.29%) AS400
4 1 (7.14%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.14%) Change Control
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Control-M
2 1 (7.14%) AppManager
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Concur
1 5 (35.71%) Remedy
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