The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 481 445 444
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 132 160 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.32% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.34% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 109 98
Median daily rate £334 £340 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.83% +3.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £163 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £305 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.68% +10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £18.75 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.07 £20.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.94% +11.42%
Applications Support Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46744 46649 45930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.93% 94.71% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30942 29439 28805
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1843 1957
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.91 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Applications Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Applications Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Applications Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Applications Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
London -26 66 £420 +17.89% 34
South East -16 23 £225 -10.00% 21
East of England +9 13 £319 +1.19% 6
West Midlands -15 10 £325 -1.51% 2
Yorkshire -4 6 £240 +6.66% 8
South West -4 5 £310 -12.98% 6
North East -43 4 £350 - 1
North West -18 3 £275 +83.33% 6
Midlands - 2 £325 -
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UK

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 England region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 162 (51.59%) SQL
2 112 (35.67%) Windows
3 94 (29.94%) Finance
4 92 (29.30%) ITIL
5 76 (24.20%) Linux
6 74 (23.57%) Unix
7 73 (23.25%) Oracle
8 67 (21.34%) SQL Server
9 52 (16.56%) Microsoft
10 47 (14.97%) Banking
11 46 (14.65%) Java
12 45 (14.33%) .NET
13 40 (12.74%) Front Office
14 37 (11.78%) Windows Server
15 33 (10.51%) MS Excel
16 32 (10.19%) Change Management
17 30 (9.55%) XML
17 30 (9.55%) IIS
18 27 (8.60%) Tomcat
19 26 (8.28%) Problem Management
20 24 (7.64%) Incident Management
20 24 (7.64%) Service Delivery
21 22 (7.01%) MS Office
21 22 (7.01%) Release Management
22 21 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
22 21 (6.69%) Oracle Database
22 21 (6.69%) CRM
22 21 (6.69%) IBM
22 21 (6.69%) SharePoint
22 21 (6.69%) Fixed Income

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 30 (9.55%) IIS
2 27 (8.60%) Tomcat
3 21 (6.69%) SharePoint
4 15 (4.78%) Apache
5 11 (3.50%) JBoss
6 7 (2.23%) CMS
6 7 (2.23%) Documentum
6 7 (2.23%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.27%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.27%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.27%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.96%) Captiva
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.64%) Confluence
9 2 (0.64%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.32%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 33 (10.51%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.01%) MS Office
3 7 (2.23%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.91%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.32%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.55%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.27%) Maximo
3 3 (0.96%) ION MarketView
3 3 (0.96%) Salerio
4 2 (0.64%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (0.64%) Exstream
4 2 (0.64%) Misys Opics
4 2 (0.64%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (0.64%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.32%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.32%) Summit
5 1 (0.32%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.96%) Office 365
4 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.87%) Firewall
2 6 (1.91%) HTTP
2 6 (1.91%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.59%) DNS
3 5 (1.59%) Multicast
3 5 (1.59%) PuTTY
3 5 (1.59%) SSL
4 4 (1.27%) Internet
4 4 (1.27%) SMTP
5 3 (0.96%) FTP
6 2 (0.64%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.32%) LDAP
7 1 (0.32%) Network Security
7 1 (0.32%) S/MIME
7 1 (0.32%) SAN
7 1 (0.32%) SSH
7 1 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (21.34%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.69%) Oracle Database
3 14 (4.46%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (3.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.87%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.55%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (2.23%) MS Access
10 6 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.64%) DB2
11 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.32%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (3.50%) JIRA
2 7 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.59%) Log4j
3 5 (1.59%) Subversion
4 4 (1.27%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.64%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.64%) Toad
6 2 (0.64%) VisualVM
7 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.32%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.32%) JUnit
7 1 (0.32%) MSI
7 1 (0.32%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.32%) WiX
General
1 94 (29.94%) Finance
2 47 (14.97%) Banking
3 40 (12.74%) Front Office
4 19 (6.05%) Investment Banking
5 15 (4.78%) Back Office
6 9 (2.87%) Retail
7 6 (1.91%) Law
8 5 (1.59%) Advertising
8 5 (1.59%) Billing
8 5 (1.59%) Legal
9 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.32%) Automotive
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (14.33%) .NET
2 30 (9.55%) XML
3 20 (6.37%) HTML
4 18 (5.73%) Web Services
5 16 (5.10%) FIX Protocol
6 13 (4.14%) J2EE
7 10 (3.18%) Classic ASP
8 9 (2.87%) .NET Framework
8 9 (2.87%) CSS
9 8 (2.55%) Middleware
10 6 (1.91%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.91%) J2SE
10 6 (1.91%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (1.91%) XSLT
11 5 (1.59%) Rendezvous
11 5 (1.59%) XML Schema
12 4 (1.27%) JDBC
13 3 (0.96%) Ajax
13 3 (0.96%) COM+
13 3 (0.96%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
1 21 (6.69%) Fixed Income
2 20 (6.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (5.73%) Derivative
4 15 (4.78%) Equities
5 12 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.18%) SWIFT
7 5 (1.59%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.27%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.27%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.96%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.96%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.96%) EPoS
9 3 (0.96%) NHS
10 2 (0.64%) DataPower
10 2 (0.64%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (0.64%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.64%) User Experience
11 1 (0.32%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 112 (35.67%) Windows
2 76 (24.20%) Linux
3 74 (23.57%) Unix
4 37 (11.78%) Windows Server
5 15 (4.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.50%) Solaris
6 11 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.23%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.27%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.64%) AIX
10 2 (0.64%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.64%) SUSE
11 1 (0.32%) Android
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (29.30%) ITIL
2 32 (10.19%) Change Management
3 26 (8.28%) Problem Management
4 24 (7.64%) Incident Management
4 24 (7.64%) Service Delivery
5 22 (7.01%) Release Management
6 21 (6.69%) CRM
7 17 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (5.10%) Business Analysis
9 15 (4.78%) ERP
10 12 (3.82%) E-Commerce
10 12 (3.82%) Electronic Trading
11 11 (3.50%) Asset Management
11 11 (3.50%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (3.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (3.18%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (3.18%) Project Management
13 9 (2.87%) Document Management
13 9 (2.87%) Migration
13 9 (2.87%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (51.59%) SQL
2 46 (14.65%) Java
3 20 (6.37%) Perl
3 20 (6.37%) VB
4 18 (5.73%) Python
5 17 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 14 (4.46%) JavaScript
6 14 (4.46%) VBA
7 12 (3.82%) C#
8 11 (3.50%) PL/SQL
8 11 (3.50%) VB.NET
9 10 (3.18%) PHP
9 10 (3.18%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.55%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.23%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.91%) C++
13 3 (0.96%) Groovy
13 3 (0.96%) VB6
13 3 (0.96%) VBScript
14 2 (0.64%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (4.78%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (4.14%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.87%) Degree
4 8 (2.55%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.59%) MCSE
7 2 (0.64%) MCP
7 2 (0.64%) MCSA
8 1 (0.32%) CCNA
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.32%) CISSP
8 1 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.87%) QA
2 7 (2.23%) SLA
3 2 (0.64%) HL7
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (3.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.59%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.55%) ITRS Geneos
2 7 (2.23%) Control-M
3 6 (1.91%) Nagios
4 4 (1.27%) Opsview
4 4 (1.27%) SCCM
4 4 (1.27%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.96%) Cacti
5 3 (0.96%) Dollar Universe
5 3 (0.96%) logstash
6 2 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.64%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (0.32%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.32%) OpenView
7 1 (0.32%) Puppet
7 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 73 (23.25%) Oracle
2 52 (16.56%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.69%) IBM
4 19 (6.05%) Fidessa
4 19 (6.05%) Sybase
5 12 (3.82%) Red Hat
6 11 (3.50%) Remedy
7 10 (3.18%) Bloomberg
7 10 (3.18%) ServiceNow
8 8 (2.55%) Civica
8 8 (2.55%) Trayport
9 7 (2.23%) Citrix
9 7 (2.23%) Reuters
10 5 (1.59%) Charles River
10 5 (1.59%) HP
10 5 (1.59%) Siebel
10 5 (1.59%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.27%) iManage
11 4 (1.27%) SAP
11 4 (1.27%) ThinPrint
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