The median contractor rate for a IT Support Analyst was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Analyst
England / London
Rank 367 386 373
Rank change year-on-year +19 -13  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Analyst 33 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 23
Median daily rate £200 £200 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £117 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £420 £228
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £163 £138
% change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -27.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.70 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £23.00 £130.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18463 20944 19902
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 94.98% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13124 15012 13730
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 285 369
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -12.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

IT Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured IT Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Analyst in London

IT Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support Analyst in London

IT Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Support Analyst in London

IT Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support Analyst in London

IT Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
City of London +7 8 £343 +17.09% 2
Chiswick - 2 £185 -
IT Support Analyst
England

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT 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 London region featuring IT Support Analyst in the job title.

1 49 (62.82%) Windows
2 39 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 38 (48.72%) Active Directory
4 37 (47.44%) MS Office
5 30 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 27 (34.62%) Windows 7
7 19 (24.36%) Finance
8 15 (19.23%) Cisco
8 15 (19.23%) ITIL
9 13 (16.67%) Office 365
10 12 (15.38%) Citrix
11 11 (14.10%) MS Exchange
12 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (11.54%) Windows 8
13 9 (11.54%) Windows 10
13 9 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (11.54%) Banking
14 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (8.97%) Blackberry
14 7 (8.97%) Wireless
14 7 (8.97%) VMware
14 7 (8.97%) Retail
15 6 (7.69%) Mac OS X
15 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
15 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
15 6 (7.69%) SQL
16 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
16 5 (6.41%) VPN

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 11 (14.10%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (47.44%) MS Office
2 30 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) Wireless
2 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.41%) Firewall
3 5 (6.41%) VPN
4 4 (5.13%) BGP
4 4 (5.13%) DHCP
4 4 (5.13%) DNS
4 4 (5.13%) iSCSI
4 4 (5.13%) LAN
4 4 (5.13%) OSPF
4 4 (5.13%) SAN
4 4 (5.13%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (5.13%) VoIP
4 4 (5.13%) VXLAN
4 4 (5.13%) WAN
5 2 (2.56%) Network Security
6 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.28%) Skype
6 1 (1.28%) WebEx
6 1 (1.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) JIRA
2 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (24.36%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Banking
3 7 (8.97%) Retail
4 5 (6.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.56%) Advertising
5 2 (2.56%) Front Office
5 2 (2.56%) Law
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (1.28%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.28%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.28%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.13%) iPad
3 4 (5.13%) iPhone
4 3 (3.85%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.56%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.56%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.56%) EPoS
5 2 (2.56%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Derivative
6 1 (1.28%) Equities
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) NHS
6 1 (1.28%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.28%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 49 (62.82%) Windows
2 27 (34.62%) Windows 7
3 9 (11.54%) Windows 10
3 9 (11.54%) Windows 8
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 5 (6.41%) Android
6 5 (6.41%) Windows Server
6 5 (6.41%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.56%) Linux
10 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.28%) Solaris
10 1 (1.28%) Unix
10 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (6.41%) Service Management
3 4 (5.13%) Investment Management
3 4 (5.13%) Migration
3 4 (5.13%) Network Management
3 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (3.85%) ITIL V3
4 3 (3.85%) Workflow
5 2 (2.56%) Asset Management
5 2 (2.56%) Collateral Management
5 2 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.56%) Credit Risk Management
5 2 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.56%) E-Discovery
5 2 (2.56%) Forensic Analysis
5 2 (2.56%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (2.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.28%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.28%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.69%) SQL
2 3 (3.85%) C
3 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.28%) Java
4 1 (1.28%) Perl
4 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) CCNA
1 5 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.13%) CCNP
3 2 (2.56%) Degree
3 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.28%) AAT
4 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) MCDST
4 1 (1.28%) MCP
4 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 38 (48.72%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.13%) XenApp
3 2 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.56%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.56%) Dollar Universe
2 2 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.23%) Cisco
3 12 (15.38%) Citrix
4 7 (8.97%) VMware
5 5 (6.41%) LANDesk
6 4 (5.13%) Arista
6 4 (5.13%) Bloomberg
6 4 (5.13%) Fortinet
6 4 (5.13%) HP
6 4 (5.13%) Palo Alto
6 4 (5.13%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.85%) Apple
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle
8 2 (2.56%) Dell
8 2 (2.56%) Northgate
8 2 (2.56%) Reuters
8 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.56%) Wyse
9 1 (1.28%) Google
9 1 (1.28%) Qualys
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