The median contractor rate for a Systems Support Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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.

System Support Analyst
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 620 576
Rank change year-on-year +33 -44  
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support Analyst 20 31 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.058% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.062% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 30
Median daily rate £350 £225 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.55% -35.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £126 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £365 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £200 £350
% change year-on-year +52.50% -42.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.34%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 £18.45
% change year-on-year - -13.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1376 1496 2028
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Systems Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support Analyst in the UK

Systems Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Support Analyst in the UK

Systems Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Support Analyst over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Support Analyst in the UK

Systems Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support Analyst.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Support Analyst in the UK

Systems Support Analyst
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +29 17 £375 +87.50% 12
London -3 12 £375 +30.43% 5
City of London -3 3 £375 -1.31% 1
Scotland +28 1 - -
South East +28 1 £300 +50.00% 4
North West +21 1 £375 +212.50%
Edinburgh +10 1 - -
South West +3 1 £245 +63.33%
Cardiff -1 1 £310 -4.61%
Wales -5 1 £310 -4.61%
South Wales -7 1 £310 -4.61%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £245 -
Chesterfield - 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £300 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £375 -
Merseyside - 1 £375 -
Hampshire - 1 £300 - 2
Southwark - 1 - -

Systems Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Systems 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 featuring Systems Support Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) Finance
3 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 9 (23.68%) Windows
4 8 (21.05%) Python
5 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (15.79%) Linux
7 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
7 5 (13.16%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
8 4 (10.53%) R
8 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
8 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
8 4 (10.53%) Julia
8 4 (10.53%) Automated Trading
8 4 (10.53%) SDLC
8 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
8 4 (10.53%) Stata
8 4 (10.53%) MATLAB
8 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (10.53%) Citrix
8 4 (10.53%) OO
8 4 (10.53%) Web Services
8 4 (10.53%) XML

Systems Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (10.53%) SAS
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.26%) IBM Domino
2 2 (5.26%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Stata
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Workday HCM
2 1 (2.63%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (2.63%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.63%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) POP3
2 1 (2.63%) SMTP
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) Essbase
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) French Language
3 1 (2.63%) Front Office
3 1 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
1 4 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) JSP
2 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Smart Meter
3 2 (5.26%) EPoS
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) Equities
4 1 (2.63%) Fintech
4 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.63%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.63%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.63%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.63%) CentOS
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Scientific Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
1 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (10.53%) Automated Trading
2 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
2 4 (10.53%) OO
2 4 (10.53%) OOD
2 4 (10.53%) SDLC
3 3 (7.89%) Data Management
3 3 (7.89%) ERP
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL
3 3 (7.89%) Release Management
3 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.26%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) CRM
4 2 (5.26%) Information Management
4 2 (5.26%) ITSM
4 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
4 2 (5.26%) Service Management
4 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) Python
3 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.53%) Julia
4 4 (10.53%) MATLAB
4 4 (10.53%) R
5 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) CCA
3 1 (2.63%) CCAA
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.63%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) XenApp
2 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.63%) Nagios
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Citrix
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Hyperion
4 2 (5.26%) Lotus
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) Symantec
4 2 (5.26%) Workday
5 1 (2.63%) BT
5 1 (2.63%) Calypso
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos
5 1 (2.63%) Infovista
5 1 (2.63%) Murex
5 1 (2.63%) Nagra
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.63%) Sophis
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £25 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Washington Frank
Posted: 5 days ago