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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Analyst
UK / England
Rank 432 437 391
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -46
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 136 176 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.37% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.39% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 107 140
Median daily rate £300 £325 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -15.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £212 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
-29.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 9
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +45.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.61 £29.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-42.74% +45.00%

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
39610 45350 44481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26011 29610 27899
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1415 1523 1768
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 2017.

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
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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +12 68 £325 -4.41% 31
East Midlands +24 27 £145 -45.79% 11
South East +27 18 £300 +71.42% 10
South West - 8 £213 - 2
North West +8 6 £350 +22.80% 4
North East -11 3 £350 -
West Midlands +3 2 - - 3
Yorkshire -15 2 £350 +16.66% 5
East of England -20 2 - - 1
Applications Support Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 115 (48.73%) SQL
2 84 (35.59%) Windows
3 77 (32.63%) Finance
4 71 (30.08%) Oracle
5 70 (29.66%) SQL Server
6 65 (27.54%) ITIL
7 62 (26.27%) Linux
8 44 (18.64%) Microsoft
8 44 (18.64%) Banking
9 43 (18.22%) Oracle Database
10 42 (17.80%) Unix
11 35 (14.83%) IIS
12 29 (12.29%) MS Excel
13 26 (11.02%) Retail
14 24 (10.17%) XML
14 24 (10.17%) MS Office
15 23 (9.75%) PowerShell
16 22 (9.32%) PL/SQL
16 22 (9.32%) SLA
16 22 (9.32%) Oracle Database 10g
17 21 (8.90%) Change Management
18 20 (8.47%) Manufacturing
18 20 (8.47%) WebSphere
18 20 (8.47%) Windows Server
19 19 (8.05%) Business Analysis
19 19 (8.05%) .NET
20 18 (7.63%) Java
20 18 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
20 18 (7.63%) Back Office
20 18 (7.63%) Relational Database

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 35 (14.83%) IIS
2 20 (8.47%) WebSphere
3 16 (6.78%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.51%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.54%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (2.12%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.27%) Apache
8 3 (1.27%) Drupal
9 2 (0.85%) CMS
9 2 (0.85%) JBoss
9 2 (0.85%) Mule
9 2 (0.85%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (12.29%) MS Excel
2 24 (10.17%) MS Office
3 4 (1.69%) MS Project
3 4 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.42%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 14 (5.93%) Oracle 11i
2 12 (5.08%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (2.54%) Demantra
4 6 (2.54%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (2.54%) SnowdropKCS
5 4 (1.69%) Orchard Housing
6 2 (0.85%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.85%) Minerva
6 2 (0.85%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.42%) Front Arena
7 1 (0.42%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.42%) OPENContractor
7 1 (0.42%) OPENHousing
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.42%) Sonata
7 1 (0.42%) Summit
7 1 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.12%) GitHub
2 4 (1.69%) Google Play
2 4 (1.69%) IaaS
2 4 (1.69%) PaaS
2 4 (1.69%) SaaS
3 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.42%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.66%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.81%) DNS
3 7 (2.97%) DHCP
4 6 (2.54%) Firewall
5 5 (2.12%) Kerberos
6 3 (1.27%) FTP
7 2 (0.85%) Internet
7 2 (0.85%) SAN
8 1 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (29.66%) SQL Server
2 43 (18.22%) Oracle Database
3 22 (9.32%) Oracle Database 10g
4 18 (7.63%) Relational Database
5 17 (7.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (6.36%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (6.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (3.81%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (2.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.69%) DTS
12 4 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (1.69%) Star Schema
13 3 (1.27%) OLAP
13 3 (1.27%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (4.24%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.12%) Ant
2 5 (2.12%) Subversion
3 4 (1.69%) JDeveloper
3 4 (1.69%) JIRA
3 4 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.69%) Toad
4 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (1.27%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.85%) MSI
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.42%) Bugzilla
General
1 77 (32.63%) Finance
2 44 (18.64%) Banking
3 26 (11.02%) Retail
4 20 (8.47%) Manufacturing
5 18 (7.63%) Back Office
6 13 (5.51%) Front Office
7 8 (3.39%) Publishing
8 7 (2.97%) International Banking
8 7 (2.97%) Investment Banking
9 5 (2.12%) Legal
10 3 (1.27%) Advertising
10 3 (1.27%) French Language
10 3 (1.27%) Law
10 3 (1.27%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.85%) Marketing
11 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.42%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.17%) XML
2 19 (8.05%) .NET
3 13 (5.51%) Web Services
4 8 (3.39%) FIX Protocol
5 7 (2.97%) XSLT
6 5 (2.12%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.27%) MSMQ
7 3 (1.27%) Spring
8 2 (0.85%) Apache Camel
8 2 (0.85%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.85%) CSS
8 2 (0.85%) HTML
8 2 (0.85%) J2EE
8 2 (0.85%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.85%) Spring Integration
8 2 (0.85%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.42%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.42%) Java EE
9 1 (0.42%) jQuery
9 1 (0.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.08%) SWIFT
3 10 (4.24%) Derivative
3 10 (4.24%) Equities
4 8 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.54%) EPoS
6 5 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.12%) NHS
6 5 (2.12%) PACS
7 4 (1.69%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.69%) iPad
7 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.85%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (0.85%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.85%) User Experience
8 2 (0.85%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.42%) Life Science
9 1 (0.42%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 84 (35.59%) Windows
2 62 (26.27%) Linux
3 42 (17.80%) Unix
4 20 (8.47%) Windows Server
5 18 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (7.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (5.51%) Windows 7
8 10 (4.24%) HPUX
9 7 (2.97%) AIX
10 5 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.69%) Solaris
12 3 (1.27%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.42%) MVS
14 1 (0.42%) VMS
14 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (27.54%) ITIL
2 21 (8.90%) Change Management
3 19 (8.05%) Business Analysis
4 16 (6.78%) CRM
5 15 (6.36%) Configuration Management
5 15 (6.36%) Service Management
6 14 (5.93%) Workflow
7 13 (5.51%) Problem Management
8 12 (5.08%) Release Management
9 11 (4.66%) Migration
10 10 (4.24%) Incident Management
11 9 (3.81%) Business Continuity
11 9 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (3.81%) QMS
12 8 (3.39%) Asset Management
12 8 (3.39%) Change Control
12 8 (3.39%) ITIL V3
12 8 (3.39%) ITSM
12 8 (3.39%) Test Scripting
13 7 (2.97%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 115 (48.73%) SQL
2 23 (9.75%) PowerShell
3 22 (9.32%) PL/SQL
4 18 (7.63%) Java
5 17 (7.20%) C#
6 11 (4.66%) Perl
7 10 (4.24%) Python
7 10 (4.24%) VBScript
8 8 (3.39%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.97%) R
10 6 (2.54%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.54%) JavaScript
11 5 (2.12%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.12%) VB
11 5 (2.12%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.69%) C
13 2 (0.85%) RPG
13 2 (0.85%) Ruby
14 1 (0.42%) AWK
14 1 (0.42%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (4.24%) Degree
2 8 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.12%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.85%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.85%) MCP
5 1 (0.42%) AAT
5 1 (0.42%) ACCA
5 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.42%) CIMA
5 1 (0.42%) ECDL
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.42%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.32%) SLA
2 9 (3.81%) ISO 9001
2 9 (3.81%) SEPA
3 2 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.42%) HL7
4 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.12%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.42%) Firmware
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.97%) Control-M
2 3 (1.27%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.85%) SCCM
4 1 (0.42%) DameWare
4 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.42%) Nagios
4 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 71 (30.08%) Oracle
2 44 (18.64%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.08%) VMware
4 11 (4.66%) Citrix
5 8 (3.39%) IBM
6 7 (2.97%) Murex
6 7 (2.97%) Northgate
7 5 (2.12%) Google
7 5 (2.12%) Orchard
7 5 (2.12%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.69%) Sun
9 3 (1.27%) Civica
9 3 (1.27%) hybris
9 3 (1.27%) Splunk
9 3 (1.27%) Sybase
10 2 (0.85%) Capita
10 2 (0.85%) F5
10 2 (0.85%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.85%) SAP
10 2 (0.85%) SimCorp
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