The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 124 - 126
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% - 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £215 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £253 £263
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +29.03%
Applications Support Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2332 2648 2504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.39% 92.62% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1230 1378 1269
Average daily rate £400 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 89 95
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Applications Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Applications Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Applications Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Slough - 2 £120 - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £325 -
Reading - 1 £215 - 2
Applications Support Analyst
South East

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Korn
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) S/MIME
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) zOS
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
3 1 (14.29%) Toad
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) TickIT
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 (42.86%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) Documentum
3 1 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) S/MIME
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) French Language
1 1 (14.29%) German Language
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Korn
2 2 (28.57%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) AWK
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) COBOL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) sed
3 1 (14.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow