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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 454 428 454
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 158 189 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.37% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.39% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 127 92
Median daily rate £345 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £165 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £253 £263
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 5
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +28.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £16.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £39.00 £19.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +29.03%
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
48564 48799 47642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.03% 94.77% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 32040 30125 29587
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
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 £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1382 1958 1985
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 2 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 2 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 2 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 -71 76 £420 +5.00% 27
South East -7 27 £175 -44.00% 15
East of England +18 25 £320 +28.00% 5
North West 0 11 £275 +46.66% 4
Yorkshire -6 6 £233 +3.33% 3
West Midlands -12 6 £325 -1.51% 3
North East - 5 £350 -
Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 £160 - 6
Applications Support Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 175 (50.58%) SQL
2 126 (36.42%) Windows
3 111 (32.08%) Finance
4 87 (25.14%) ITIL
5 79 (22.83%) Unix
6 78 (22.54%) Linux
7 76 (21.97%) SQL Server
8 73 (21.10%) Oracle
9 64 (18.50%) Microsoft
10 49 (14.16%) Banking
11 46 (13.29%) .NET
12 42 (12.14%) Front Office
13 40 (11.56%) Java
13 40 (11.56%) Windows Server
14 35 (10.12%) Change Management
15 34 (9.83%) MS Excel
16 32 (9.25%) IIS
17 31 (8.96%) MS Office
18 29 (8.38%) SharePoint
18 29 (8.38%) Incident Management
18 29 (8.38%) Problem Management
19 27 (7.80%) VB
20 26 (7.51%) XML
21 25 (7.23%) Tomcat
22 24 (6.94%) Service Delivery
23 22 (6.36%) Release Management
23 22 (6.36%) Web Services
24 21 (6.07%) Sybase
24 21 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
25 20 (5.78%) Perl

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 32 (9.25%) IIS
2 29 (8.38%) SharePoint
3 25 (7.23%) Tomcat
4 14 (4.05%) Apache
5 12 (3.47%) JBoss
6 9 (2.60%) Documentum
7 7 (2.02%) CMS
8 6 (1.73%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.45%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.45%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.16%) IBM Domino
10 4 (1.16%) MQSeries
10 4 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.87%) Captiva
11 3 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.58%) Confluence
13 1 (0.29%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 34 (9.83%) MS Excel
2 31 (8.96%) MS Office
3 12 (3.47%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.73%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.29%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.16%) Maximo
3 4 (1.16%) Salerio
4 3 (0.87%) Northgate Housing
4 3 (0.87%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.58%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.58%) Misys Opics
5 2 (0.58%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.58%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.29%) Exstream
6 1 (0.29%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.29%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.87%) Office 365
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.18%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.02%) Firewall
3 6 (1.73%) HTTP
4 5 (1.45%) DNS
4 5 (1.45%) Internet
4 5 (1.45%) PuTTY
4 5 (1.45%) SSL
5 4 (1.16%) SMTP
6 3 (0.87%) Multicast
7 1 (0.29%) FTP
7 1 (0.29%) LDAP
7 1 (0.29%) S/MIME
7 1 (0.29%) SAN
7 1 (0.29%) SSH
7 1 (0.29%) VPN
7 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (21.97%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.62%) Oracle Database
3 15 (4.34%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 9 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.31%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.45%) DB2
10 5 (1.45%) MS Access
11 4 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.29%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 11 (3.18%) JIRA
2 9 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.45%) Subversion
4 4 (1.16%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.87%) MSI
5 3 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (0.87%) WiX
6 2 (0.58%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.58%) Toad
6 2 (0.58%) VisualVM
7 1 (0.29%) JUnit
7 1 (0.29%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 111 (32.08%) Finance
2 49 (14.16%) Banking
3 42 (12.14%) Front Office
4 18 (5.20%) Investment Banking
5 15 (4.34%) Back Office
6 12 (3.47%) Retail
7 6 (1.73%) Law
8 5 (1.45%) Advertising
8 5 (1.45%) Legal
9 4 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.87%) Billing
10 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.29%) Automotive
11 1 (0.29%) French Language
11 1 (0.29%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (13.29%) .NET
2 26 (7.51%) XML
3 22 (6.36%) Web Services
4 19 (5.49%) HTML
5 16 (4.62%) FIX Protocol
6 12 (3.47%) J2EE
7 8 (2.31%) Classic ASP
7 8 (2.31%) CSS
7 8 (2.31%) Middleware
8 7 (2.02%) .NET Framework
9 6 (1.73%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (1.45%) ASP.NET
11 4 (1.16%) ELK Stack
11 4 (1.16%) JDBC
11 4 (1.16%) Software Packaging
12 3 (0.87%) Ajax
12 3 (0.87%) COM+
12 3 (0.87%) Rendezvous
13 2 (0.58%) EDI
13 2 (0.58%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.20%) Derivative
2 18 (5.20%) Fixed Income
3 17 (4.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (4.62%) Equities
5 10 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.89%) SWIFT
6 6 (1.73%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.16%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.16%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.87%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.87%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.87%) EPoS
8 3 (0.87%) FMCG
8 3 (0.87%) NHS
8 3 (0.87%) Statistics
9 2 (0.58%) DataPower
9 2 (0.58%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 126 (36.42%) Windows
2 79 (22.83%) Unix
3 78 (22.54%) Linux
4 40 (11.56%) Windows Server
5 14 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (3.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (3.18%) Solaris
8 10 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.31%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.16%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.58%) AIX
12 2 (0.58%) SUSE
13 1 (0.29%) Android
13 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (25.14%) ITIL
2 35 (10.12%) Change Management
3 29 (8.38%) Incident Management
3 29 (8.38%) Problem Management
4 24 (6.94%) Service Delivery
5 22 (6.36%) Release Management
6 19 (5.49%) CRM
7 17 (4.91%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (4.05%) Business Analysis
8 14 (4.05%) ERP
8 14 (4.05%) Wealth Management
9 13 (3.76%) Asset Management
9 13 (3.76%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (3.76%) E-Commerce
10 12 (3.47%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (3.18%) Service Management
12 10 (2.89%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (2.89%) Electronic Trading
12 10 (2.89%) Project Management
13 9 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 175 (50.58%) SQL
2 40 (11.56%) Java
3 27 (7.80%) VB
4 20 (5.78%) Perl
5 19 (5.49%) PowerShell
6 18 (5.20%) JavaScript
7 17 (4.91%) Shell Script
8 13 (3.76%) C#
9 12 (3.47%) VBA
10 11 (3.18%) Python
10 11 (3.18%) VB.NET
11 7 (2.02%) C++
11 7 (2.02%) PHP
11 7 (2.02%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.02%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.02%) VBScript
12 4 (1.16%) VB6
13 3 (0.87%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.87%) Groovy
14 2 (0.58%) Korn
Qualifications
1 14 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (3.18%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.60%) Degree
3 9 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.31%) MCSE
5 6 (1.73%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.45%) MCP
6 5 (1.45%) MCSA
7 1 (0.29%) CCNA
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.29%) CISSP
7 1 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.31%) SLA
2 6 (1.73%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.29%) TickIT
System Software
1 14 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.16%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.89%) Nagios
2 8 (2.31%) ITRS Geneos
3 6 (1.73%) Control-M
4 5 (1.45%) Cacti
5 4 (1.16%) logstash
5 4 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.16%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.16%) Puppet
5 4 (1.16%) SCCM
5 4 (1.16%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.16%) WSUS
6 3 (0.87%) Dollar Universe
6 3 (0.87%) Opsview
7 2 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.58%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 1 (0.29%) OpenView
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.29%) SCSM
Vendors
1 73 (21.10%) Oracle
2 64 (18.50%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.07%) Sybase
4 19 (5.49%) Fidessa
5 18 (5.20%) IBM
6 12 (3.47%) ServiceNow
7 10 (2.89%) Bloomberg
8 9 (2.60%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.31%) Trayport
10 7 (2.02%) Citrix
10 7 (2.02%) Civica
10 7 (2.02%) Reuters
11 6 (1.73%) Charles River
11 6 (1.73%) Remedy
12 5 (1.45%) Siebel
13 4 (1.16%) CommVault
13 4 (1.16%) HP
13 4 (1.16%) SAP
13 4 (1.16%) Sun
13 4 (1.16%) Symantec
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