The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Applications Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Specialist
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Specialist 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £275 £324
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.50
Applications Support Specialist
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
560 721 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.92% 95.37% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 380 330
Median daily rate £413 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 89 72
Median hourly rate £21.00 £13.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Applications Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Applications Support Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Support Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Applications Support 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Applications Support Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax

Applications Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python