The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Applications Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 148 179 179
Rank change year-on-year
+31 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 16 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.33% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.34% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 27
Median daily rate £425 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £195 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £286
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +13.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
Applications Support Analyst
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3178 5518 5658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.67% 94.79% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2581 4245 4207
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 99 73
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Applications Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Applications Support Analyst 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 City of London region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 29 (64.44%) SQL
2 26 (57.78%) Banking
3 22 (48.89%) Unix
4 20 (44.44%) Finance
5 16 (35.56%) Front Office
6 12 (26.67%) Investment Banking
6 12 (26.67%) Derivative
7 11 (24.44%) Fixed Income
8 10 (22.22%) Control-M
8 10 (22.22%) Oracle
8 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 9 (20.00%) ITIL
9 9 (20.00%) Shell Script
10 8 (17.78%) Remedy
10 8 (17.78%) Windows
10 8 (17.78%) C++
11 7 (15.56%) Java
11 7 (15.56%) Risk Management
12 6 (13.33%) Bloomberg
12 6 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (13.33%) Python
12 6 (13.33%) Fidessa
12 6 (13.33%) Equities
12 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (11.11%) Degree
13 5 (11.11%) Sybase
13 5 (11.11%) Solaris
13 5 (11.11%) VBA
14 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
14 4 (8.89%) VB

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) Apache
1 4 (8.89%) MQSeries
1 4 (8.89%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.22%) Misys Opics
2 1 (2.22%) Summit
2 1 (2.22%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.89%) QlikView
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.22%) MS Access
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (8.89%) ClearCase
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
General
1 26 (57.78%) Banking
2 20 (44.44%) Finance
3 16 (35.56%) Front Office
4 12 (26.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Back Office
6 1 (2.22%) Law
6 1 (2.22%) Legal
6 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
1 4 (8.89%) Django
1 4 (8.89%) FIX Protocol
1 4 (8.89%) Spring
1 4 (8.89%) Velocity
2 3 (6.67%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.44%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) JBoss Seam
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
4 1 (2.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Derivative
2 11 (24.44%) Fixed Income
3 6 (13.33%) Equities
3 6 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.44%) NHS
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Unix
2 8 (17.78%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) Solaris
4 3 (6.67%) Linux
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) ITIL
2 7 (15.56%) Risk Management
3 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
3 4 (8.89%) CRM
3 4 (8.89%) Database Tuning
3 4 (8.89%) Investment Management
3 4 (8.89%) OO
3 4 (8.89%) OOP
3 4 (8.89%) SDLC
3 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.44%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.22%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.22%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (2.22%) Fund Management
6 1 (2.22%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 8 (17.78%) C++
4 7 (15.56%) Java
5 6 (13.33%) Python
6 5 (11.11%) VBA
7 4 (8.89%) C
7 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.89%) VB
8 3 (6.67%) C#
8 3 (6.67%) Perl
9 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) Control-M
2 4 (8.89%) BladeLogic
3 2 (4.44%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle
2 8 (17.78%) Remedy
3 6 (13.33%) Bloomberg
3 6 (13.33%) Fidessa
4 5 (11.11%) Sybase
5 4 (8.89%) Atlassian
5 4 (8.89%) Reuters
6 3 (6.67%) Charles River
7 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.44%) Trayport
8 1 (2.22%) FXall
8 1 (2.22%) Infor
8 1 (2.22%) Misys
8 1 (2.22%) OpenLink
8 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.22%) Sun