The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Systems Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 411 393 391
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support 20 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 26
Median daily rate £425 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £18.45 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.27% -32.90%
Systems 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
21061 22369 21797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.05% 94.77% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15089 15700 14988
Median daily rate £455 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.82% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 376 408
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £41.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

Systems Support
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Systems Support Daily Rate Trend in London

Systems Support
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Support across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Systems Support Daily Rate Histogram in London

Systems Support
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Systems Support Hourly Rate Trend in London

Systems 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 Systems Support within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
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 +41 6 £475 - 5
Systems Support
England

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Systems 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 Systems Support in the job title.

1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 12 (24.49%) Finance
3 10 (20.41%) Linux
4 9 (18.37%) SQL
4 9 (18.37%) Oracle
5 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (16.33%) Banking
5 8 (16.33%) Windows Server
6 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 7 (14.29%) Unix
6 7 (14.29%) MS Office
7 6 (12.24%) CSS
7 6 (12.24%) .NET
7 6 (12.24%) Sun
7 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (10.20%) Symantec
8 5 (10.20%) Firewall
8 5 (10.20%) Cisco
8 5 (10.20%) CRM
8 5 (10.20%) MCSE
8 5 (10.20%) ITIL
8 5 (10.20%) Solaris
8 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (10.20%) Campaign Management
9 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
9 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
9 4 (8.16%) DNS
9 4 (8.16%) NetBackup
9 4 (8.16%) VMware

Systems 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 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) Drupal
3 1 (2.04%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.04%) JBoss
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 7 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (2.04%) Aareon QL
2 1 (2.04%) Academy Housing
2 1 (2.04%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (2.04%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (2.04%) OPENHousing
2 1 (2.04%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (2.04%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Office 365
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Firewall
2 4 (8.16%) DNS
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (6.12%) LAN
3 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.12%) WAN
4 2 (4.08%) Internet
4 2 (4.08%) VPN
4 2 (4.08%) Wireless
5 1 (2.04%) 3G
5 1 (2.04%) 4G
5 1 (2.04%) DHCP
5 1 (2.04%) Extranet
5 1 (2.04%) HTTP
5 1 (2.04%) Network Security
5 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.04%) SAN
5 1 (2.04%) SMTP
5 1 (2.04%) SSH
5 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.04%) BODI
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
2 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) Hudson
4 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) Toad
4 1 (2.04%) Xdebug
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) International Banking
4 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.08%) Billing
5 2 (4.08%) Front Office
5 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.08%) Law
6 1 (2.04%) Back Office
6 1 (2.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) .NET
1 6 (12.24%) CSS
2 2 (4.08%) Web Services
2 2 (4.08%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) DHTML
3 1 (2.04%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) JDBC
3 1 (2.04%) JMS
3 1 (2.04%) LAMP
3 1 (2.04%) SAML
3 1 (2.04%) SOAP
3 1 (2.04%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) Derivative
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.04%) FMCG
3 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Replication
3 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Linux
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (14.29%) Unix
5 5 (10.20%) Solaris
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.04%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.20%) Campaign Management
2 5 (10.20%) CRM
2 5 (10.20%) ITIL
3 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
3 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.08%) CAFM
4 2 (4.08%) Change Management
4 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.08%) Data Management
4 2 (4.08%) Facilities Management
4 2 (4.08%) Information Management
4 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.08%) Project Management
4 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
4 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) Java
3 2 (4.08%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) Ruby
4 1 (2.04%) Tcl
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.04%) VB
4 1 (2.04%) VB6
4 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) MCSE
3 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.12%) CCDE
4 3 (6.12%) CCIE
5 2 (4.08%) AWS Certification
5 2 (4.08%) Degree
5 2 (4.08%) MCSA
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) CISSP
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MCAD
6 1 (2.04%) MCTS
6 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) UAG
3 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.12%) Puppet
3 2 (4.08%) Terraform
4 1 (2.04%) Ansible
4 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.04%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (2.04%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (2.04%) SCOM
4 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) Sun
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
4 5 (10.20%) Symantec
5 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.16%) Veritas
5 4 (8.16%) VMware
6 3 (6.12%) Bloomberg
6 3 (6.12%) Northgate
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix
7 2 (4.08%) eSpeed
7 2 (4.08%) IBM
7 2 (4.08%) Reuters
8 1 (2.04%) Cognos
8 1 (2.04%) Fidessa
8 1 (2.04%) Hummingbird
8 1 (2.04%) Lotus
8 1 (2.04%) Murex
8 1 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £675 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group
Rate: £200 - 300 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Bradford Council
Rate: £17, 547 - £36,019 pa
Posted: 12 days ago