The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Applications Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.40% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £183 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £238
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.00 £135.00
% change year-on-year
- -85.92%
Applications Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
336 503 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.38% 95.63% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 324 330
Median daily rate £400 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 44
Median hourly rate £39.50 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.77 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Applications Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Applications Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Applications Support Engineer 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 Cambridge region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Front Office
2 4 (80.00%) Back Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) OLAP
5 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) Nagios
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (20.00%) Application Discovery
5 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (20.00%) OLAP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Back Office
1 4 (80.00%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Application Discovery
2 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft