The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Devon region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank - 42 41
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.39% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +14.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +100.00%
Applications Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
239 258 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 97.55% 95.91% 97.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 195 166
Median daily rate £340 £360 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £493 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £43.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Applications Support
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Applications Support Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Applications Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Applications Support Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Applications Support 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 Devon region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Northgate
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Northgate Housing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Northgate