The median contractor rate for a Production Support Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Production Support Analyst
England / London
Rank 404 431 416
Rank change year-on-year +27 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a Production Support Analyst 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.023% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.024% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £550 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +86.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £263 £275
% change year-on-year - -4.54%  
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 18251 21034 20113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.00% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12983 15075 13890
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 £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 283 373
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Production Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Production Support Analyst in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Production Support Analyst in London

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Sybase
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) Maya
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Foundry
4 2 (25.00%) Xsan
4 2 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (25.00%) StorNext
4 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 2 (25.00%) Autodesk Flame
4 2 (25.00%) NUKE
4 2 (25.00%) Post-Production
4 2 (25.00%) Autodesk
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (12.50%) KDB

Production 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Autodesk Flame
1 2 (25.00%) Maya
1 2 (25.00%) NUKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) KDB
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) OLTP
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
1 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (12.50%) Rendezvous
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (12.50%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (12.50%) Equities
2 1 (12.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (25.00%) Post-Production
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Korn
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) StorNext
1 2 (25.00%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Sybase
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Apple
2 2 (25.00%) Autodesk
2 2 (25.00%) Foundry
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO