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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 511 415 436
Rank change year-on-year
-96 +21
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 99 205 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.43% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 129 112
Median daily rate £335 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £325 £260
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 15
Median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.65 £17.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £29.00 £28.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £29.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +65.71%
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
43243 48091 49053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.58% 94.95% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28473 31109 31489
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1507 1878 2039
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -51 51 £413 +13.01% 29
South East +4 12 £295 -9.92% 10
East of England -6 11 £270 -22.85% 1
North West 0 8 £331 +16.22% 8
East Midlands -3 7 £131 -56.47% 1
Yorkshire +13 4 £238 -38.70% 10
West Midlands -10 3 £145 - 4
South West +1 1 - - 4
North East -32 1 £335 -
Applications Support Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 117 (46.80%) SQL
2 88 (35.20%) Finance
3 83 (33.20%) ITIL
4 66 (26.40%) Oracle
5 57 (22.80%) Linux
6 55 (22.00%) SQL Server
7 51 (20.40%) Windows
8 42 (16.80%) Unix
9 40 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 36 (14.40%) Java
11 32 (12.80%) SLA
12 31 (12.40%) Banking
13 28 (11.20%) IIS
14 26 (10.40%) MS Excel
15 21 (8.40%) CRM
15 21 (8.40%) .NET
15 21 (8.40%) Tomcat
16 20 (8.00%) SharePoint
17 19 (7.60%) PL/SQL
17 19 (7.60%) Oracle Database
17 19 (7.60%) SQL Server 2008
18 18 (7.20%) Problem Management
19 17 (6.80%) MS Office
19 17 (6.80%) XML
19 17 (6.80%) Retail
20 16 (6.40%) Release Management
20 16 (6.40%) Degree
21 15 (6.00%) WebSphere
21 15 (6.00%) Control-M
22 14 (5.60%) Business Intelligence

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 28 (11.20%) IIS
2 21 (8.40%) Tomcat
3 20 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 15 (6.00%) WebSphere
5 14 (5.60%) Apache
6 10 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.40%) JBoss
8 4 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.20%) CMS
9 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.20%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.80%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.80%) Mule
10 2 (0.80%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.40%) Drupal
11 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (10.40%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.80%) MS Office
3 2 (0.80%) CATIA
3 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.80%) MS Project
3 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.40%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 11 (4.40%) Markit EDM
2 8 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (2.40%) Orchard Housing
4 4 (1.60%) CSG Singleview
4 4 (1.60%) Northgate Housing
4 4 (1.60%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.80%) Demantra
5 2 (0.80%) Minerva
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.80%) RMDS
5 2 (0.80%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.40%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.40%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.40%) Front Arena
6 1 (0.40%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.80%) G Suite
1 2 (0.80%) IaaS
1 2 (0.80%) PaaS
1 2 (0.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Google Play
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.40%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.20%) DNS
3 6 (2.40%) DHCP
4 3 (1.20%) Firewall
4 3 (1.20%) FTP
4 3 (1.20%) Internet
5 2 (0.80%) Intranet
6 1 (0.40%) HTTP
6 1 (0.40%) LAN
6 1 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.60%) Oracle Database
2 19 (7.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.20%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (3.20%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 7 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.00%) MS Access
6 5 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.60%) MySQL
7 4 (1.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (1.60%) QlikView
7 4 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.20%) GIS
8 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (3.60%) JIRA
2 7 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.60%) Toad
4 3 (1.20%) JDeveloper
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.80%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.80%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.80%) JUnit
5 2 (0.80%) Log4j
5 2 (0.80%) MSI
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
General
1 88 (35.20%) Finance
2 31 (12.40%) Banking
3 17 (6.80%) Retail
4 12 (4.80%) Front Office
5 8 (3.20%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.80%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.80%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.40%) Back Office
8 5 (2.00%) French Language
9 4 (1.60%) Advertising
9 4 (1.60%) Billing
9 4 (1.60%) Law
9 4 (1.60%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.20%) Automotive
10 3 (1.20%) International Banking
10 3 (1.20%) Legal
10 3 (1.20%) Publishing
11 2 (0.80%) German Language
11 2 (0.80%) Local Government
11 2 (0.80%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.40%) .NET
2 17 (6.80%) XML
3 13 (5.20%) FIX Protocol
4 12 (4.80%) Web Services
5 9 (3.60%) Spring
6 8 (3.20%) XSLT
7 7 (2.80%) Apache Camel
8 6 (2.40%) J2SE
8 6 (2.40%) REST
8 6 (2.40%) SOAP
9 5 (2.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (1.60%) HTML
11 3 (1.20%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.20%) CSS
11 3 (1.20%) J2EE
11 3 (1.20%) JSP
12 2 (0.80%) Apache Axis
12 2 (0.80%) Spring Integration
12 2 (0.80%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.60%) Derivative
2 12 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.40%) Equities
4 9 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.20%) iPad
6 7 (2.80%) Fixed Income
7 6 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (2.00%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.00%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.00%) SWIFT
9 4 (1.60%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.60%) EPoS
9 4 (1.60%) NHS
10 2 (0.80%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.80%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.80%) PACS
10 2 (0.80%) Tandem
11 1 (0.40%) Fintech
11 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (22.80%) Linux
2 51 (20.40%) Windows
3 42 (16.80%) Unix
4 14 (5.60%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.60%) Solaris
9 2 (0.80%) AIX
9 2 (0.80%) HPUX
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.40%) Android
10 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (33.20%) ITIL
2 21 (8.40%) CRM
3 18 (7.20%) Problem Management
4 16 (6.40%) Release Management
5 14 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (5.60%) Service Management
6 12 (4.80%) Change Management
6 12 (4.80%) Investment Management
7 11 (4.40%) Configuration Management
7 11 (4.40%) Incident Management
7 11 (4.40%) Workflow
8 10 (4.00%) ITIL V3
9 9 (3.60%) Asset Management
9 9 (3.60%) Change Control
9 9 (3.60%) Project Management
10 8 (3.20%) Business Analysis
10 8 (3.20%) Document Management
10 8 (3.20%) ITSM
11 7 (2.80%) Data Analysis
11 7 (2.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 117 (46.80%) SQL
2 36 (14.40%) Java
3 19 (7.60%) PL/SQL
4 13 (5.20%) C#
5 12 (4.80%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.40%) Perl
6 11 (4.40%) PowerShell
7 10 (4.00%) Python
8 8 (3.20%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.20%) C++
8 8 (3.20%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.80%) VBA
10 6 (2.40%) C
10 6 (2.40%) JavaScript
10 6 (2.40%) VB
10 6 (2.40%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.20%) PHP
12 2 (0.80%) COBOL
12 2 (0.80%) RPG
13 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (6.40%) Degree
2 3 (1.20%) MCP
2 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.40%) ECDL
4 1 (0.40%) MOS
4 1 (0.40%) PMP
4 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.80%) SLA
2 6 (2.40%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.40%) QA
3 5 (2.00%) SEPA
4 2 (0.80%) HL7
5 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.40%) Firmware
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (6.00%) Control-M
2 3 (1.20%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (0.80%) BladeLogic
3 2 (0.80%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.80%) Nagios
4 1 (0.40%) DameWare
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.40%) SCCM
4 1 (0.40%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 66 (26.40%) Oracle
2 40 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.80%) Citrix
4 10 (4.00%) SAP
5 9 (3.60%) IBM
5 9 (3.60%) VMware
6 7 (2.80%) Remedy
7 6 (2.40%) Orchard
7 6 (2.40%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.40%) Splunk
8 5 (2.00%) Cognos
8 5 (2.00%) Northgate
9 4 (1.60%) hybris
9 4 (1.60%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (1.60%) Sun
9 4 (1.60%) Sybase
10 3 (1.20%) Google
10 3 (1.20%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.20%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.80%) Atlassian
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