The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Basildon region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 2.13% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £258
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +35.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £26.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +54.41%
Applications Support
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon 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
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46 48 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 97.87% 97.96% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 14
Median daily rate £255 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £409 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 5
Median hourly rate £32.00 £32.65 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.99% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £24.75 £24.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £41.90 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Applications Support
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Applications Support Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

Applications Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Applications Support Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Applications 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 Basildon region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Essbase
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Essbase
1 2 (100.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL