The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 29 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 158 189 190
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 41 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.70% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 21
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£444 £463 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £497 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
-21.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £31.43 £30.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.75% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
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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
5432 6713 7230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.08% 92.61% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3931 4902 5241
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 148 171
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.01 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.35 £32.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 29 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Applications Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 34 (49.28%) SQL
2 32 (46.38%) Finance
3 26 (37.68%) SQL Server
4 23 (33.33%) Oracle
5 21 (30.43%) Windows
6 20 (28.99%) Front Office
7 19 (27.54%) UNIX
8 14 (20.29%) Banking
9 13 (18.84%) ITIL
10 10 (14.49%) Back Office
11 9 (13.04%) Asset Management
11 9 (13.04%) MS Office
11 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 9 (13.04%) Investment Management
12 8 (11.59%) Sybase
12 8 (11.59%) Incident Management
13 7 (10.14%) Fixed Income
13 7 (10.14%) Linux
13 7 (10.14%) thinkFolio
13 7 (10.14%) Markit EDM
13 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database
14 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
14 6 (8.70%) Change Control
14 6 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 6 (8.70%) Charles River
14 6 (8.70%) Equities
14 6 (8.70%) Change Management
15 5 (7.25%) Derivative
15 5 (7.25%) Legal
15 5 (7.25%) Control-M

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.35%) Apache
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.45%) Node.js
3 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.45%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.45%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) MS Office
2 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Markit EDM
2 4 (5.80%) SimCorp Dimension
3 3 (4.35%) Academy Housing
3 3 (4.35%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.90%) ReMetrica
5 1 (1.45%) Endur
5 1 (1.45%) LatentZero
5 1 (1.45%) HFM
5 1 (1.45%) Front Arena
5 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.45%) Eagle PACE
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database
3 6 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.80%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.45%) Essbase
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.35%) Serena SBM
3 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
General
1 32 (46.38%) Finance
2 20 (28.99%) Front Office
3 14 (20.29%) Banking
4 10 (14.49%) Back Office
5 5 (7.25%) Legal
6 3 (4.35%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.35%) Law
6 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.90%) Local Government
7 2 (2.90%) Retail
8 1 (1.45%) Billing
8 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Web Services
2 3 (4.35%) XML
2 3 (4.35%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) J2EE
2 3 (4.35%) Middleware
3 2 (2.90%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.45%) Kafka
4 1 (1.45%) Spring
4 1 (1.45%) WSDL
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.45%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Fixed Income
2 6 (8.70%) Equities
2 6 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (7.25%) Derivative
4 3 (4.35%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.90%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.45%) NHS
6 1 (1.45%) AS400
6 1 (1.45%) Energy Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.43%) Windows
2 19 (27.54%) UNIX
3 7 (10.14%) Linux
4 4 (5.80%) Solaris
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) ITIL
2 9 (13.04%) Asset Management
2 9 (13.04%) Investment Management
3 8 (11.59%) Incident Management
4 6 (8.70%) Change Control
4 6 (8.70%) Change Management
5 4 (5.80%) CRM
5 4 (5.80%) Fund Management
5 4 (5.80%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.35%) PRINCE
6 3 (4.35%) BCP
6 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.35%) Security Management
6 3 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (2.90%) ITSM
7 2 (2.90%) Data Management
7 2 (2.90%) Information Management
7 2 (2.90%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (49.28%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) VBA
2 5 (7.25%) Java
2 5 (7.25%) PL/SQL
3 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.35%) Perl
4 3 (4.35%) Python
4 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.90%) C#
5 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.90%) Korn
6 1 (1.45%) PowerHouse
6 1 (1.45%) C++
6 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
1 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Control-M
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.90%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.45%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.59%) Sybase
4 7 (10.14%) thinkFolio
5 6 (8.70%) Charles River
6 5 (7.25%) Sun
7 4 (5.80%) SimCorp
8 3 (4.35%) Civica
8 3 (4.35%) Capita
8 3 (4.35%) Orchard
8 3 (4.35%) Business Objects
8 3 (4.35%) Cognos
8 3 (4.35%) Serena
9 2 (2.90%) ION Trading
10 1 (1.45%) Advent
10 1 (1.45%) Avaloq
10 1 (1.45%) Wall Street Systems
10 1 (1.45%) RIMES
10 1 (1.45%) Yardi
10 1 (1.45%) Tableau
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