The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England 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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 114 111 139
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +28
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 16 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.65% 1.02% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.07% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 5
Median daily rate £265 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.21% +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £243 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-30.71% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £32.40 £30.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +172.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.64 £30.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +118.18%
Applications Support Analyst
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 East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2348 2704 2922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.52% 95.38% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1341 1528 1762
Median daily rate £388 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 243 233
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.19 £37.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Applications Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Applications Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Applications Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -8 9 £270 -28.00%
Hertfordshire - 4 £225 - 1
Cambridgeshire +23 3 £305 +10.90% 1
Applications Support Analyst
England

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 East of England region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) SLA
3 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 5 (20.00%) MS Office
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) Civica
3 5 (20.00%) Release Management
4 4 (16.00%) Finance
4 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (12.00%) J2EE
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) IIS
5 3 (12.00%) Apache
5 3 (12.00%) ITSM
5 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Retail
5 3 (12.00%) Change Control
5 3 (12.00%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (8.00%) iPad
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) Essbase
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (8.00%) COBOL

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (12.00%) Apache
1 3 (12.00%) IIS
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (8.00%) Essbase
1 2 (8.00%) MS Access
1 2 (8.00%) OLAP
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (16.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Release Management
3 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Change Control
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) ITSM
4 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Application Discovery
6 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
6 1 (4.00%) Clinical Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) ERP
6 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) COBOL
2 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.00%) VB
2 2 (8.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Civica
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) VMware