The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Specialist
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank - 73 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £444 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £388 £401
% change year-on-year
-8.38% -3.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £21.68
% change year-on-year
- -7.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
837 929 1137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.69% 95.18% 95.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 477 560
Median daily rate £390 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 45
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.54 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £24.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Applications Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Applications Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Applications Specialist 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) OVSD
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) XML

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 Office
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XML Messaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp