The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 401 391 382
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 150 149 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.35% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 83 105
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £195 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £498 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £256 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £19.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.22 £22.50 £40.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £21.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +25.00%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44153 42393 49127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.58% 92.73% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27391 25324 27953
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1825 2021 2514
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.88 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.58% -0.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
Applications Support Analyst
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Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 14 July 2014.

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 14 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014. 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
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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
London +7 92 £350 -17.64% 40
South East -5 22 £263 +5.00% 9
East of England -12 9 £194 -3.12% 4
Yorkshire +4 8 £305 +71.83% 3
West Midlands -4 7 £238 +21.79% 2
North East -7 4 £319 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £275 - 1
North West -11 2 - - 4
South West -28 1 - - 9
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Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Applications Support Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 160 (54.42%) SQL
2 104 (35.37%) Windows
3 103 (35.03%) Finance
4 102 (34.69%) UNIX
5 101 (34.35%) Oracle
6 90 (30.61%) SQL Server
7 66 (22.45%) ITIL
8 48 (16.33%) Linux
8 48 (16.33%) .NET
9 42 (14.29%) Java
10 38 (12.93%) Banking
11 36 (12.24%) Microsoft
12 34 (11.56%) SharePoint
12 34 (11.56%) C#
13 33 (11.22%) Oracle Database
14 25 (8.50%) Change Control
14 25 (8.50%) MS Excel
15 24 (8.16%) PL/SQL
15 24 (8.16%) Problem Management
16 22 (7.48%) Incident Management
16 22 (7.48%) Front Office
17 21 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 21 (7.14%) Release Management
18 19 (6.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 19 (6.46%) SLA
18 19 (6.46%) HTML
18 19 (6.46%) ASP.NET
19 18 (6.12%) CRM
19 18 (6.12%) Perl
19 18 (6.12%) IIS

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Applications Support Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (11.56%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.12%) IIS
3 15 (5.10%) WebLogic
4 9 (3.06%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.06%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (2.72%) Apache
6 7 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.70%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.02%) WebSphere Process Server
8 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.02%) CMS
8 3 (1.02%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.02%) Documentum
8 3 (1.02%) SAS
9 2 (0.68%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.34%) SAP EP
Applications
1 25 (8.50%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.78%) MS Office
3 14 (4.76%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.40%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (2.04%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 5 (1.70%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (1.36%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (1.36%) RMDS
5 4 (1.36%) Academy Housing
6 3 (1.02%) Markit EDM
6 3 (1.02%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.68%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.68%) ReMetrica
7 2 (0.68%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 2 (0.68%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.68%) Minerva
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.68%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.34%) SaaS
1 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.74%) FTP
2 8 (2.72%) Internet
3 5 (1.70%) HTTP
3 5 (1.70%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.36%) Firewall
4 4 (1.36%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.02%) SSL
6 2 (0.68%) SSH
6 2 (0.68%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.34%) SAN
7 1 (0.34%) DNS
7 1 (0.34%) LDAP
7 1 (0.34%) ATM
7 1 (0.34%) LAN
7 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 33 (11.22%) Oracle Database
3 19 (6.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (5.44%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (4.42%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (2.72%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (2.72%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (2.38%) MySQL
9 7 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (2.38%) QlikView
10 6 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.36%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.02%) DTS
12 3 (1.02%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 13 (4.42%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (3.40%) JIRA
3 4 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.36%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.36%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.36%) Toad
4 3 (1.02%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.68%) Serena SBM
5 2 (0.68%) PVCS
5 2 (0.68%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 103 (35.03%) Finance
2 38 (12.93%) Banking
3 22 (7.48%) Front Office
4 18 (6.12%) Back Office
5 15 (5.10%) Investment Banking
6 14 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (2.38%) Retail
8 6 (2.04%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.70%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.36%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.02%) Publishing
11 3 (1.02%) General Ledger
11 3 (1.02%) Marketing
11 3 (1.02%) German Language
12 2 (0.68%) Advertising
12 2 (0.68%) Law
13 1 (0.34%) Legal
13 1 (0.34%) Electronics
13 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (16.33%) .NET
2 19 (6.46%) ASP.NET
2 19 (6.46%) HTML
3 13 (4.42%) XML
4 12 (4.08%) Web Services
5 8 (2.72%) Middleware
5 8 (2.72%) Hibernate
5 8 (2.72%) .NET Framework
5 8 (2.72%) QuickFIX
6 7 (2.38%) Spring
7 6 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (2.04%) J2EE
8 3 (1.02%) SOAP
9 2 (0.68%) Struts
9 2 (0.68%) CSS
9 2 (0.68%) Classic ASP
9 2 (0.68%) WinForms
9 2 (0.68%) WSDL
9 2 (0.68%) Grails
9 2 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (5.10%) Fixed Income
3 11 (3.74%) NHS
4 10 (3.40%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.40%) Derivative
5 8 (2.72%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.72%) Statistics
6 7 (2.38%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.04%) AS400
7 6 (2.04%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.70%) iPad
9 4 (1.36%) SWIFT
9 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.36%) Wiki
10 3 (1.02%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.02%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.02%) Replication
10 3 (1.02%) Equities
11 2 (0.68%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 104 (35.37%) Windows
2 102 (34.69%) UNIX
3 48 (16.33%) Linux
4 17 (5.78%) Solaris
5 12 (4.08%) Windows 7
6 11 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.36%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.02%) MVS
8 3 (1.02%) Windows NT
8 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.68%) Debian
9 2 (0.68%) AIX
10 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.34%) VME
10 1 (0.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (22.45%) ITIL
2 25 (8.50%) Change Control
3 24 (8.16%) Problem Management
4 22 (7.48%) Incident Management
5 21 (7.14%) Release Management
6 18 (6.12%) CRM
6 18 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 16 (5.44%) Service Management
8 15 (5.10%) Investment Management
9 14 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 14 (4.76%) E-Commerce
10 13 (4.42%) Workflow
10 13 (4.42%) Data Management
11 12 (4.08%) Electronic Trading
12 11 (3.74%) Six Sigma
12 11 (3.74%) Configuration Management
13 10 (3.40%) Change Management
13 10 (3.40%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (3.06%) Asset Management
14 9 (3.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 160 (54.42%) SQL
2 42 (14.29%) Java
3 34 (11.56%) C#
4 24 (8.16%) PL/SQL
5 18 (6.12%) Perl
6 15 (5.10%) Shell Script
7 14 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 13 (4.42%) VB
8 13 (4.42%) Python
9 12 (4.08%) JavaScript
10 10 (3.40%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.72%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.38%) VBA
12 7 (2.38%) Korn
13 6 (2.04%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.36%) VB6
15 3 (1.02%) VBScript
15 3 (1.02%) C++
16 2 (0.68%) COBOL
16 2 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.78%) Degree
3 16 (5.44%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.46%) SLA
2 10 (3.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (3.06%) QA
4 7 (2.38%) COBIT
5 3 (1.02%) GxP
6 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) XenApp
3 1 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (3.06%) Tivoli
1 9 (3.06%) ITRS Geneos
2 7 (2.38%) Control-M
3 5 (1.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.02%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (0.68%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.34%) Nagios
6 1 (0.34%) WMI
6 1 (0.34%) SCCM
6 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.34%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 101 (34.35%) Oracle
2 36 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.44%) Sybase
4 14 (4.76%) Cognos
5 12 (4.08%) Sun
5 12 (4.08%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.06%) Reuters
6 9 (3.06%) Citrix
7 8 (2.72%) SAP
8 7 (2.38%) Charles River
8 7 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.04%) Bloomberg
9 6 (2.04%) HP
10 5 (1.70%) Capita
10 5 (1.70%) thinkFolio
10 5 (1.70%) DataSynapse
11 4 (1.36%) Infor
11 4 (1.36%) Orchard
11 4 (1.36%) Northgate
11 4 (1.36%) FatWire
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