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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 411 395 413
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support 30 40 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 24
Median daily rate £375 £393 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% -10.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £172 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% -23.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -2.22%
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
21700 21910 22982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.98% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15416 15458 15936
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 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 348 435
Median hourly rate £17.37 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 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 September 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 +9 7 £400 +25.00%
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 September 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 20 (39.22%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) Linux
3 13 (25.49%) Finance
4 12 (23.53%) Unix
4 12 (23.53%) SQL
5 11 (21.57%) Oracle
5 11 (21.57%) Windows Server
6 10 (19.61%) Firewall
6 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
6 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
7 9 (17.65%) VMware
8 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (15.69%) ITIL
8 8 (15.69%) Apple
9 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
9 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
9 7 (13.73%) SCCM
10 6 (11.76%) Banking
10 6 (11.76%) IIS
10 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
10 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (9.80%) Terraform
11 5 (9.80%) Cisco
11 5 (9.80%) Sun
11 5 (9.80%) .NET
11 5 (9.80%) Java
11 5 (9.80%) MS Office
11 5 (9.80%) Solaris
11 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
11 5 (9.80%) Symantec

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 6 (11.76%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.88%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) Confluence
4 1 (1.96%) Drupal
4 1 (1.96%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (1.96%) Aareon QL
2 1 (1.96%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.96%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (1.96%) OPENHousing
2 1 (1.96%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) Firewall
2 5 (9.80%) Wireless
3 4 (7.84%) DNS
3 4 (7.84%) Internet
3 4 (7.84%) LAN
3 4 (7.84%) SAN
3 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.84%) WAN
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (5.88%) DHCP
4 3 (5.88%) NAS
5 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.92%) VPN
6 1 (1.96%) 3G
6 1 (1.96%) 4G
6 1 (1.96%) Extranet
6 1 (1.96%) MPLS
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security
6 1 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 3 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) BODI
5 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.88%) JIRA
1 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.92%) Hudson
3 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.96%) Toad
3 1 (1.96%) Xdebug
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) International Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Law
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Billing
6 1 (1.96%) Front Office
6 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (3.92%) LAMP
3 2 (3.92%) XML
4 1 (1.96%) DHTML
4 1 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.96%) HTML
4 1 (1.96%) JMS
4 1 (1.96%) SOAP
4 1 (1.96%) Web Services
4 1 (1.96%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) Derivative
4 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.96%) FMCG
4 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
4 1 (1.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) Linux
3 12 (23.53%) Unix
4 11 (21.57%) Windows Server
5 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.80%) Solaris
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.96%) MVS
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) ITIL
2 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
3 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.84%) Change Management
4 4 (7.84%) CRM
4 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (7.84%) Time Management
5 3 (5.88%) DevOps
6 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.92%) Campaign Management
6 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.92%) Data Management
6 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.92%) Identity Management
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Validation
7 1 (1.96%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) Java
2 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.84%) Perl
4 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) JCL
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.96%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) Ruby
5 1 (1.96%) Tcl
5 1 (1.96%) VB
5 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) MCSA
3 3 (5.88%) CCDE
3 3 (5.88%) CCIE
3 3 (5.88%) MCSE
4 2 (3.92%) A+ Certification
4 2 (3.92%) ACDT
4 2 (3.92%) ACHDS
4 2 (3.92%) ACTC
4 2 (3.92%) AWS Certification
4 2 (3.92%) CCNA
4 2 (3.92%) MCDST
4 2 (3.92%) MCP
4 2 (3.92%) MCSM
4 2 (3.92%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.96%) ACMT
5 1 (1.96%) MCTS
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.96%) UAG
6 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) SCCM
2 5 (9.80%) Terraform
3 4 (7.84%) Casper Suite
3 4 (7.84%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.88%) Puppet
5 1 (1.96%) Ansible
5 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.96%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (1.96%) SCOM
5 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.65%) VMware
4 8 (15.69%) Apple
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco
5 5 (9.80%) Sun
5 5 (9.80%) Symantec
6 4 (7.84%) Citrix
6 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.84%) Sophos
6 4 (7.84%) Veritas
7 3 (5.88%) Escenic
7 3 (5.88%) Lotus
7 3 (5.88%) Northgate
7 3 (5.88%) Tableau
8 2 (3.92%) IBM
9 1 (1.96%) Dell
9 1 (1.96%) Fidessa
9 1 (1.96%) HP
9 1 (1.96%) Misys
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