The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 37 44 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.41% 1.18% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.23% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate £288 £394 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.98% +5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+68.11% -9.21%
Applications Support
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
240 326 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 99.59% 96.45% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 175 151
Average daily rate £345 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £158 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 31 21
Average hourly rate £18.50 £31.15 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.60% +107.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.38 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Applications Support
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Applications Support Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Applications Support
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Applications Support Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Applications Support
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lewes - 1 £288 -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support
Top 14 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Records Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle