The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Support role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Support in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Sussex region.

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.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 43 41 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.56% 0.26% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.27% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £265 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.54% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.00%
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
327 371 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 92.11% 96.36% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 246 352
Average daily rate £321 £355 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +4.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 40 25
Average hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -40.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £12.44 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.78 £38.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Systems Support
South East

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Support in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Systems Support
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Systems Support Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Systems Support
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Systems Support Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Systems Support
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 1 £425 -
Worthing - 1 - -
Horsham - - - - 1
Systems Support
South East

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Systems Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Support in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Avionics
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Military
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) DTS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Systems Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) DTS
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Military
1 2 (50.00%) Avionics
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
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