The median contractor rate for an IT Support Analyst was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 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.

IT Support Analyst
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 379 370 375
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Analyst 33 58 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 21
Median daily rate £200 £190 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +22.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £119 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £360 £228
UK excluding London median daily rate £155 £148 £130
% change year-on-year +5.08% +13.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
Median hourly rate £23.00 £14.43 £15.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.44% -9.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year -7.14% +4.86%  

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 19396 20655 22146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.29% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13838 14981 15430
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 228 376
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.94 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -4.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

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 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 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
City of London -2 10 £263 +20.00% 4
Westminster - 1 £200 -
West End of London - 1 £120 - 1
IT Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 41 (62.12%) Windows
2 33 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 29 (43.94%) Microsoft Office
4 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
5 23 (34.85%) Windows 7
6 22 (33.33%) Finance
7 14 (21.21%) ITIL
8 13 (19.70%) LAN
9 12 (18.18%) Cisco
10 11 (16.67%) Office 365
11 9 (13.64%) Windows 10
12 8 (12.12%) DNS
12 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
13 7 (10.61%) WAN
13 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
13 7 (10.61%) VPN
13 7 (10.61%) SQL
13 7 (10.61%) SAN
13 7 (10.61%) Citrix
13 7 (10.61%) Service Management
13 7 (10.61%) Wireless
13 7 (10.61%) Apple iOS
13 7 (10.61%) Android
13 7 (10.61%) JIRA
13 7 (10.61%) Investment Management
14 6 (9.09%) SCCM
14 6 (9.09%) Fortinet
14 6 (9.09%) iSCSI
14 6 (9.09%) Network Management
14 6 (9.09%) SolarWinds

IT Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.52%) IIS
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (43.94%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Office 365
2 5 (7.58%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) LAN
2 8 (12.12%) DNS
3 7 (10.61%) SAN
3 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.61%) VPN
3 7 (10.61%) WAN
3 7 (10.61%) Wireless
4 6 (9.09%) BGP
4 6 (9.09%) Firewall
4 6 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 6 (9.09%) OSPF
4 6 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
4 6 (9.09%) VXLAN
5 5 (7.58%) DHCP
5 5 (7.58%) VoIP
6 2 (3.03%) Network Security
7 1 (1.52%) Internet
7 1 (1.52%) Skype
7 1 (1.52%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) JIRA
2 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Legal
3 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 2 (3.03%) Front Office
4 2 (3.03%) Law
4 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.58%) iPad
2 5 (7.58%) iPhone
2 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.06%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.55%) Credit Risk
4 3 (4.55%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.52%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.52%) NHS
6 1 (1.52%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.52%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.52%) Tandem
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.52%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 41 (62.12%) Windows
2 23 (34.85%) Windows 7
3 9 (13.64%) Windows 10
4 7 (10.61%) Android
4 7 (10.61%) Apple iOS
5 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.06%) Windows Server
8 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.03%) Linux
9 2 (3.03%) Unix
10 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.52%) NetWare
10 1 (1.52%) Solaris
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) ITIL
2 7 (10.61%) Investment Management
2 7 (10.61%) Service Management
3 6 (9.09%) Migration
3 6 (9.09%) Network Management
3 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (7.58%) ITSM
5 4 (6.06%) Change Management
5 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.06%) Statistics
6 3 (4.55%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.55%) Collateral Management
6 3 (4.55%) Credit Risk Management
6 3 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.55%) Workflow
7 2 (3.03%) Information Security
8 1 (1.52%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.52%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) SQL
2 3 (4.55%) C
2 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.52%) C#
3 1 (1.52%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) Perl
3 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.52%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) CCNA
1 6 (9.09%) CCNP
1 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) Degree
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (4.55%) XenApp
3 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) SCCM
2 3 (4.55%) AirWatch
2 3 (4.55%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (1.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.18%) Cisco
3 7 (10.61%) Citrix
4 6 (9.09%) Arista
4 6 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 6 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 6 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 5 (7.58%) Apple
5 5 (7.58%) Google
6 4 (6.06%) IBM
7 3 (4.55%) Bloomberg
7 3 (4.55%) LANDesk
7 3 (4.55%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.03%) Charles River
8 2 (3.03%) HP
8 2 (3.03%) Northgate
8 2 (3.03%) Reuters
8 2 (3.03%) VMware
9 1 (1.52%) EMC
9 1 (1.52%) Intel
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