The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 311 328 318
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 134 122 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.58% 0.51% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.54% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 67 49
Median daily rate £175 £170 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £110 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £300 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £158 £150 £180
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 24
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.10 £22.50 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -
IT Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21925 22482 22648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.93% 94.67% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15635 15732 15384
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 345 439
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

IT Support
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IT Support Daily Rate Trend in London

IT Support
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support across the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

IT Support Daily Rate Histogram in London

IT Support
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IT Support Hourly Rate Trend in London

IT Support
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support across the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

IT Support Hourly Rate Histogram in London

IT Support
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 IT Support within the London region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
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 +20 18 £218 +11.53% 10
Enfield - 2 £248 -
Hammersmith +3 1 £140 -49.09%
Bromley +1 1 £110 - 1
Feltham -7 1 - -
Greenford - 1 - -
Surbiton - 1 £260 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £110 - 1
Chiswick - 1 - -
Barnet - 1 - -
IT Support
England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT Support 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 IT Support in the job title.

1 144 (59.75%) Windows
2 106 (43.98%) Active Directory
3 89 (36.93%) MS Office
4 87 (36.10%) Microsoft
5 83 (34.44%) Windows 7
6 58 (24.07%) MS Excel
7 42 (17.43%) Finance
7 42 (17.43%) Citrix
8 39 (16.18%) ITIL
9 35 (14.52%) Windows Server
10 34 (14.11%) Windows 8
11 28 (11.62%) Office 365
12 23 (9.54%) SLA
13 21 (8.71%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (8.71%) Smartphone
14 20 (8.30%) Law
14 20 (8.30%) Blackberry
14 20 (8.30%) DNS
14 20 (8.30%) DHCP
14 20 (8.30%) Incident Management
15 19 (7.88%) Video Conferencing
15 19 (7.88%) Windows 10
16 18 (7.47%) Legal
16 18 (7.47%) MS Exchange
16 18 (7.47%) VoIP
16 18 (7.47%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (7.05%) Banking
18 16 (6.64%) SQL
18 16 (6.64%) Mac OS X

IT Support 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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (7.47%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.98%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (2.90%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.24%) IIS
5 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.41%) Apache
7 1 (0.41%) CMS
7 1 (0.41%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.41%) Site Server
7 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 89 (36.93%) MS Office
2 58 (24.07%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.49%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.83%) MS Project
5 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Finacle
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Eikon
2 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.62%) Office 365
2 5 (2.07%) Google Apps
3 4 (1.66%) OneDrive
4 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.41%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.30%) DHCP
1 20 (8.30%) DNS
2 18 (7.47%) VoIP
3 14 (5.81%) Internet
3 14 (5.81%) TCP/IP
4 13 (5.39%) LAN
5 11 (4.56%) VPN
5 11 (4.56%) WAN
6 8 (3.32%) Firewall
6 8 (3.32%) Wireless
7 6 (2.49%) Skype
8 4 (1.66%) SAN
8 4 (1.66%) SSL
8 4 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.83%) FTP
9 2 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.83%) VLAN
9 2 (0.83%) WebEx
10 1 (0.41%) 4G
10 1 (0.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.24%) JIRA
2 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.41%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.41%) Xcode
General
1 42 (17.43%) Finance
2 20 (8.30%) Law
3 18 (7.47%) Legal
4 17 (7.05%) Banking
5 10 (4.15%) Retail
6 6 (2.49%) Back Office
6 6 (2.49%) French Language
6 6 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.07%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.66%) Advertising
8 4 (1.66%) Front Office
8 4 (1.66%) German Language
8 4 (1.66%) Italian Language
8 4 (1.66%) Turkish Language
9 2 (0.83%) Polish Language
9 2 (0.83%) Publishing
9 2 (0.83%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.41%) Local Government
10 1 (0.41%) Marketing
10 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.24%) CSS
1 3 (1.24%) HTML
1 3 (1.24%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (0.83%) .NET
2 2 (0.83%) HTML5
2 2 (0.83%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (0.83%) SAML
2 2 (0.83%) Web Services
2 2 (0.83%) XML
3 1 (0.41%) Ajax
3 1 (0.41%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.41%) CSS3
3 1 (0.41%) EDI
3 1 (0.41%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.41%) J2EE
3 1 (0.41%) jQuery
3 1 (0.41%) JSP
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.71%) Smartphone
2 20 (8.30%) Blackberry
3 19 (7.88%) Video Conferencing
4 18 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.90%) iPhone
6 6 (2.49%) iPad
7 5 (2.07%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.66%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.24%) Equities
10 2 (0.83%) Derivative
10 2 (0.83%) EPoS
10 2 (0.83%) Fintech
10 2 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.83%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.83%) Tandem
11 1 (0.41%) Chip and PIN
11 1 (0.41%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 144 (59.75%) Windows
2 83 (34.44%) Windows 7
3 35 (14.52%) Windows Server
4 34 (14.11%) Windows 8
5 21 (8.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (7.88%) Windows 10
7 18 (7.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (6.64%) Mac OS X
9 13 (5.39%) Linux
10 12 (4.98%) Windows XP
11 11 (4.56%) Unix
12 9 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (2.49%) Android
14 3 (1.24%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.24%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.83%) Solaris
16 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (16.18%) ITIL
2 20 (8.30%) Incident Management
3 14 (5.81%) Change Management
3 14 (5.81%) Document Management
4 11 (4.56%) Service Management
5 10 (4.15%) CRM
5 10 (4.15%) Migration
5 10 (4.15%) Problem Management
5 10 (4.15%) Service Delivery
6 9 (3.73%) Asset Management
7 7 (2.90%) ITSM
8 5 (2.07%) Data Protection
8 5 (2.07%) E-Commerce
9 4 (1.66%) B2B
9 4 (1.66%) Configuration Management
9 4 (1.66%) Line Management
9 4 (1.66%) Logistics
9 4 (1.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (1.66%) Workflow
10 3 (1.24%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.64%) SQL
2 6 (2.49%) Java
3 5 (2.07%) C
3 5 (2.07%) PHP
3 5 (2.07%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.66%) Perl
4 4 (1.66%) VB
5 3 (1.24%) C#
5 3 (1.24%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.24%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.24%) VBA
6 2 (0.83%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.41%) CFML
7 1 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (5.39%) Degree
2 9 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.49%) CCNA
4 6 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.49%) MCP
5 5 (2.07%) DBS Check
6 4 (1.66%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.66%) MCTS
7 3 (1.24%) MCSE
8 2 (0.83%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.41%) MCITP
9 1 (0.41%) MCSA
9 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.54%) SLA
2 2 (0.83%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 106 (43.98%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.66%) XenApp
4 3 (1.24%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.83%) vSphere
6 1 (0.41%) Firmware
6 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.41%) Samba
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (3.73%) SCCM
2 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.41%) Casper Suite
2 1 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 87 (36.10%) Microsoft
2 42 (17.43%) Citrix
3 14 (5.81%) Cisco
4 11 (4.56%) VMware
5 10 (4.15%) Apple
6 9 (3.73%) Bloomberg
6 9 (3.73%) Oracle
7 6 (2.49%) Google
7 6 (2.49%) Mitel
7 6 (2.49%) Reuters
8 5 (2.07%) Adobe
8 5 (2.07%) HP
8 5 (2.07%) Remedy
9 4 (1.66%) Dell
9 4 (1.66%) iManage
10 3 (1.24%) IBM
10 3 (1.24%) Juniper
10 3 (1.24%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.83%) Sun
11 2 (0.83%) Symantec
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