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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 167 163 198
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +35
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 29 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.71% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.77% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 14
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£425 £438 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £510 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £230 £300
% change year-on-year
+41.30% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £31.43 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.17% +4.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £11.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+160.86% -42.50%
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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
4890 5349 6613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.97% 92.10% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3852 3890 4809
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 90 145
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £13.03 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 29 (61.70%) SQL
2 22 (46.81%) Windows
3 16 (34.04%) Finance
4 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (25.53%) Banking
6 11 (23.40%) Front Office
6 11 (23.40%) .NET
6 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
7 10 (21.28%) UNIX
8 8 (17.02%) IIS
8 8 (17.02%) Investment Banking
8 8 (17.02%) Puppet
9 7 (14.89%) Oracle
10 6 (12.77%) Linux
10 6 (12.77%) DNS
10 6 (12.77%) Nagios
10 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
11 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
11 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
11 5 (10.64%) NHS
11 5 (10.64%) ITIL
11 5 (10.64%) C#
11 5 (10.64%) FIX Protocol
11 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
11 5 (10.64%) Equities
12 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
12 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
12 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (17.02%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) JBoss
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) CMS
4 1 (2.13%) Drupal
4 1 (2.13%) nginx
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) thinkFolio
1 1 (2.13%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) DNS
2 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.13%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
3 11 (23.40%) Front Office
4 8 (17.02%) Investment Banking
5 3 (6.38%) Financial Institution
6 2 (4.26%) Retail
7 1 (2.13%) Private Banking
7 1 (2.13%) Marketing
7 1 (2.13%) Legal
7 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) .NET
2 5 (10.64%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.38%) Web Services
5 2 (4.26%) XML
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.26%) CSS
5 2 (4.26%) HTML
6 1 (2.13%) MDX
6 1 (2.13%) WCF
6 1 (2.13%) WPF
6 1 (2.13%) WF
6 1 (2.13%) JSP
6 1 (2.13%) Struts
6 1 (2.13%) XSLT
6 1 (2.13%) XHTML
6 1 (2.13%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.13%) Spring
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) NHS
1 5 (10.64%) Equities
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.26%) SWIFT
3 2 (4.26%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.26%) Market Risk
3 2 (4.26%) Derivative
3 2 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Streaming Video
4 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.13%) Physics
4 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.13%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (21.28%) UNIX
4 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.77%) Linux
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.38%) CentOS
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.64%) ITIL
1 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
2 3 (6.38%) Algorithmic Trading
2 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
2 3 (6.38%) Service Management
2 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (6.38%) DevOps
3 2 (4.26%) Analytics
3 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (4.26%) Release Management
3 2 (4.26%) Investment Management
3 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
3 2 (4.26%) Change Management
3 2 (4.26%) Change Control
4 1 (2.13%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.13%) Workflow
4 1 (2.13%) Validation
4 1 (2.13%) Migration
4 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) C#
2 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.38%) Java
4 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.26%) Python
6 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.13%) VB
6 1 (2.13%) VB6
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) MCP
2 1 (2.13%) MCSE
2 1 (2.13%) MCSA
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Puppet
2 6 (12.77%) Nagios
3 2 (4.26%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (2.13%) Control-M
4 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Sybase
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.26%) Charles River
4 2 (4.26%) VMware
4 2 (4.26%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix
5 1 (2.13%) Software AG
5 1 (2.13%) Lotus
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) Sun
5 1 (2.13%) GUPTA
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.13%) Akamai
5 1 (2.13%) Nintex
5 1 (2.13%) webMethods
5 1 (2.13%) Reuters
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