Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Support Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Senior Support Analyst
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 599 576
Rank change year-on-year -5 -23 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Support Analyst 23 24 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.049% 0.053% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.056% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 19
London median daily rate £325 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +12.50% +39.13%
10th Percentile £220 £250 £252
90th Percentile £438 £484 £588
England median daily rate £325 £300 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -20.00% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
London median hourly rate - - £16.00
England median hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.75% +35.94% -23.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44411 43038 44839
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.01% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 32161 30620 31621
London median daily rate £492 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.54% +1.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £265
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 556 694
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £18.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +3.75% +7.40%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%

Senior Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Support Analyst in London

Senior Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Support Analyst in London

Senior Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Support Analyst in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Support Analyst in London

Senior 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 Senior Support Analyst in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Support Analyst in London

Senior 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 Senior Support Analyst within the London region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +7 11 £325 -0.76% 1
East London - 1 £130 -
Senior Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Support Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (34.78%) Office 365
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (21.74%) Change Management
8 4 (17.39%) .NET
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 4 (17.39%) Unix
9 3 (13.04%) Cisco
9 3 (13.04%) IBM
9 3 (13.04%) C++
9 3 (13.04%) HTML
9 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.04%) Perl
9 3 (13.04%) PHP
9 3 (13.04%) Linux
9 3 (13.04%) JBoss
9 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
9 3 (13.04%) MQSeries
9 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
9 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
9 3 (13.04%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (13.04%) Middleware
9 3 (13.04%) Reuters

Senior 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 3 (13.04%) JBoss
1 3 (13.04%) MQSeries
1 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
1 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) thinkFolio
2 2 (8.70%) RMDS
3 1 (4.35%) Eikon
3 1 (4.35%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) SSL
1 2 (8.70%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) Middleware
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
1 3 (13.04%) iPad
1 3 (13.04%) iPhone
2 1 (4.35%) Derivative
2 1 (4.35%) Equities
2 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (17.39%) Unix
4 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Change Management
2 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) Change Control
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) EAI
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C++
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.04%) Perl
1 3 (13.04%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Bloomberg
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.04%) Reuters
4 2 (8.70%) Charles River
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Dell
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.35%) Apple
5 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
5 1 (4.35%) SimCorp