The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 18 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.35% 0.83% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 0.95% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £255 £275
% change year-on-year
+22.54% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -22.22%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen 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
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
64 105 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 92.75% 86.78% 91.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 46 61
Average daily rate £230 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £150 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 14
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

Applications Support Analyst
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Applications Support Analyst 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 Applications Support Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Applications Support Analyst 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 Applications Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree