The median contractor rate for a Production Support Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 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.

Production Support Analyst
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 420 431 431
Rank change year-on-year +11 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Production Support Analyst 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.014% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.015% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £300 £275 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -35.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £434 £250
% change year-on-year - +73.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 19705 20681 21805
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.90% 95.27% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 49190 54031 56877
Median daily rate £500 £465 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.52% +6.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £284 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £641 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 788 774 1398
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.28 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Production Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Production Support Analyst in London

Production Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Production Support Analyst in London

Production 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 Production Support Analyst in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Production Support Analyst in London

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Production 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 Production Support Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Fintech
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Data Lake
4 1 (20.00%) Prime Brokerage
4 1 (20.00%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Production 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Data Lake
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Prime Brokerage
3 1 (20.00%) Synthetic Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
1 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) BCP
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO