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 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 413 413 398
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support 24 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 29
Median daily rate £425 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £166 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £14.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.88 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.18% -25.00%
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
21551 22395 23085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.71% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15332 15718 15678
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 254 329 439
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 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 27 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
(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 +26 4 £525 +50.00% 2
Ealing - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £275 -
Systems Support
England

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 16 (34.78%) Windows
2 13 (28.26%) Finance
3 11 (23.91%) SQL
4 10 (21.74%) Oracle
4 10 (21.74%) Linux
4 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
5 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 8 (17.39%) .NET
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
6 7 (15.22%) MS Office
6 7 (15.22%) ITIL
6 7 (15.22%) Firewall
6 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (13.04%) CSS
7 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
8 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (10.87%) Sun
8 5 (10.87%) Unix
8 5 (10.87%) IIS
8 5 (10.87%) Java
8 5 (10.87%) Solaris
8 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (10.87%) Symantec
8 5 (10.87%) VMware
8 5 (10.87%) Wireless
8 5 (10.87%) Banking
8 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (10.87%) Campaign Management

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 5 (10.87%) IIS
2 3 (6.52%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) Confluence
4 1 (2.17%) Drupal
4 1 (2.17%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.22%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (2.17%) Aareon QL
2 1 (2.17%) Academy Housing
2 1 (2.17%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (2.17%) OPENHousing
2 1 (2.17%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
2 5 (10.87%) Wireless
3 4 (8.70%) Internet
3 4 (8.70%) LAN
3 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.70%) WAN
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (6.52%) DNS
4 3 (6.52%) SAN
5 2 (4.35%) DHCP
5 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.35%) NAS
6 1 (2.17%) 3G
6 1 (2.17%) 4G
6 1 (2.17%) Extranet
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security
6 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.17%) VLAN
6 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (6.52%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.17%) BODI
4 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Hudson
2 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.17%) Toad
3 1 (2.17%) Xdebug
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) International Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Billing
4 2 (4.35%) Law
5 1 (2.17%) Front Office
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 6 (13.04%) CSS
3 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.35%) LAMP
3 2 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (2.17%) DHTML
4 1 (2.17%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) JMS
4 1 (2.17%) SOAP
4 1 (2.17%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Derivative
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.17%) FMCG
4 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Linux
3 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.87%) Solaris
5 5 (10.87%) Unix
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (15.22%) ITIL
2 5 (10.87%) Campaign Management
3 4 (8.70%) Change Management
3 4 (8.70%) Time Management
4 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.52%) CRM
5 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.35%) Data Management
5 2 (4.35%) DevOps
5 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.35%) Identity Management
5 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.35%) Project Management
5 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.35%) Validation
6 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) Java
3 3 (6.52%) Perl
4 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) PHP
5 1 (2.17%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby
5 1 (2.17%) Tcl
5 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) VB6
5 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.70%) MCSE
3 3 (6.52%) CCDE
3 3 (6.52%) CCIE
3 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) MCSA
4 2 (4.35%) A+ Certification
4 2 (4.35%) ACDT
4 2 (4.35%) ACHDS
4 2 (4.35%) ACTC
4 2 (4.35%) AWS Certification
4 2 (4.35%) MCDST
4 2 (4.35%) MCP
4 2 (4.35%) MCSM
4 2 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCAD
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.17%) UAG
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) NetBackup
1 4 (8.70%) Terraform
2 3 (6.52%) Puppet
3 2 (4.35%) SCCM
4 1 (2.17%) Ansible
4 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.17%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (2.17%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) Sun
3 5 (10.87%) Symantec
3 5 (10.87%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) Citrix
4 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.70%) Veritas
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 3 (6.52%) Lotus
5 3 (6.52%) Northgate
6 2 (4.35%) Apple
6 2 (4.35%) Escenic
6 2 (4.35%) IBM
6 2 (4.35%) Tableau
7 1 (2.17%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.17%) Cognos
7 1 (2.17%) Fidessa
7 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
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