The median contractor rate for a Network Support Analyst was £438 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
Network Support Analyst
England / London
Rank 393 426 397
Rank change year-on-year +33 -29  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support Analyst 7 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.036% 0.009% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.010% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 9
Median daily rate £438 £195 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +124.35% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £195 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £195 £291
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £210 £275
% change year-on-year -4.76% -23.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year -4.00% -15.96%  

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%  

Network Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support Analyst in London

Network Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Support Analyst in London

Network Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Support Analyst in London

Network 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 Network Support Analyst in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Support Analyst in London

Network 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 Network 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 3 £450 - 1
Network Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region featuring Network Support Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 6 (46.15%) Wireless
4 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (38.46%) OSPF
4 5 (38.46%) VPN
4 5 (38.46%) VoIP
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) F5
6 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
6 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
6 3 (23.08%) IPsec
6 3 (23.08%) CCSA
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) DMZ
6 3 (23.08%) VRRP
6 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) HSRP
7 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 2 (15.38%) BGP

Network 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Wireless
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 5 (38.46%) VoIP
3 5 (38.46%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) DMZ
5 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (23.08%) HSRP
5 3 (23.08%) IPsec
5 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
5 3 (23.08%) VRRP
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
7 1 (7.69%) DWDM
7 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
1 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
2 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCSA
2 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Pingdom
1 1 (7.69%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) Aruba
5 2 (15.38%) Brocade
5 2 (15.38%) Polycom
5 2 (15.38%) Riverbed
6 1 (7.69%) Arista
6 1 (7.69%) Avaya
6 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
6 1 (7.69%) Charles River
6 1 (7.69%) Nortel
6 1 (7.69%) Radianz
6 1 (7.69%) Splunk