The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 409 418 406
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 193 165 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.36% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 91 83
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£350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £260 £263
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 12
Average hourly rate £21.63 £19.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -10.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £11.85 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.18 £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £20.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.88%
Applications Support Analyst
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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
47845 45746 43111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.64% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31018 28289 25848
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1784 1845 1993
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 100 £425 +25.00% 34
East of England +31 40 £325 +67.74% 7
Yorkshire -10 20 £298 -2.45% 7
East Midlands -4 11 £220 -20.00% 4
South East -32 11 £250 - 13
North West -15 7 £325 - 6
North East -30 2 - - 1
South West -1 1 £338 +12.50% 6
West Midlands -4 1 £475 +100.00% 5
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Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 210 (58.82%) SQL
2 124 (34.73%) Finance
3 100 (28.01%) Windows
4 85 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 84 (23.53%) ITIL
5 84 (23.53%) UNIX
6 68 (19.05%) Banking
7 67 (18.77%) Oracle
8 57 (15.97%) Front Office
9 53 (14.85%) IIS
10 51 (14.29%) Java
11 50 (14.01%) Linux
12 49 (13.73%) Microsoft
13 48 (13.45%) .NET
14 41 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
15 40 (11.20%) C#
15 40 (11.20%) Python
15 40 (11.20%) Fixed Income
16 36 (10.08%) Service Management
16 36 (10.08%) Perl
17 35 (9.80%) SharePoint
17 35 (9.80%) Incident Management
18 34 (9.52%) Equities
19 32 (8.96%) Investment Banking
20 31 (8.68%) XML
21 30 (8.40%) PowerShell
22 28 (7.84%) Workflow
23 27 (7.56%) Change Management
23 27 (7.56%) MS Excel
23 27 (7.56%) Business Intelligence

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 53 (14.85%) IIS
2 35 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 19 (5.32%) JBoss
4 11 (3.08%) Apache
4 11 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.68%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.12%) CMS
7 4 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.12%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.12%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 3 (0.84%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.56%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.92%) MS Office
3 4 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.56%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.24%) thinkFolio
3 6 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (1.40%) Front Arena
4 5 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (1.12%) ION MarketView
5 4 (1.12%) OPENHousing
5 4 (1.12%) Agresso
6 3 (0.84%) LatentZero
6 3 (0.84%) Tesseract
6 3 (0.84%) Minerva
6 3 (0.84%) Sentinel
6 3 (0.84%) Academy Housing
7 2 (0.56%) arcHouse
7 2 (0.56%) MIS ActiveH
7 2 (0.56%) Northgate Housing
7 2 (0.56%) Orchard Housing
7 2 (0.56%) Aareon QL
7 2 (0.56%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.96%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.48%) Internet
2 14 (3.92%) DNS
3 13 (3.64%) Firewall
4 11 (3.08%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.52%) LDAP
5 9 (2.52%) FTP
6 5 (1.40%) DHCP
7 4 (1.12%) HTTP
8 3 (0.84%) SMTP
8 3 (0.84%) SSL
8 3 (0.84%) Extranet
8 3 (0.84%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.56%) Intranet
10 1 (0.28%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.28%) NAS
10 1 (0.28%) SAN
10 1 (0.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (5.32%) Relational Database
3 19 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (3.64%) Oracle Database
6 13 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.96%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.40%) MySQL
12 3 (0.84%) DTS
12 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.84%) Data Mart
12 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.56%) Star Schema
13 2 (0.56%) MS Access
13 2 (0.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (3.64%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.80%) Subversion
3 6 (1.68%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.12%) Maven
4 4 (1.12%) Ant
4 4 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.12%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.84%) Introscope
5 3 (0.84%) JIRA
6 2 (0.56%) MSI
7 1 (0.28%) PVCS
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.28%) WiX
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 124 (34.73%) Finance
2 68 (19.05%) Banking
3 57 (15.97%) Front Office
4 32 (8.96%) Investment Banking
5 17 (4.76%) Back Office
6 9 (2.52%) Legal
7 8 (2.24%) Retail
7 8 (2.24%) Marketing
8 6 (1.68%) German Language
8 6 (1.68%) Advertising
8 6 (1.68%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.40%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.28%) Electronics
12 1 (0.28%) Automotive
12 1 (0.28%) Law
12 1 (0.28%) Games
12 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (13.45%) .NET
2 31 (8.68%) XML
3 17 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 14 (3.92%) FIX Protocol
5 13 (3.64%) Web Services
6 8 (2.24%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (1.96%) HTML
7 7 (1.96%) WCF
8 6 (1.68%) CSS
9 5 (1.40%) J2EE
9 5 (1.40%) Spring
10 4 (1.12%) Application Packaging
10 4 (1.12%) Classic ASP
10 4 (1.12%) Middleware
10 4 (1.12%) ODBC
11 3 (0.84%) CGI
11 3 (0.84%) JDBC
11 3 (0.84%) NHibernate
11 3 (0.84%) LINQ
11 3 (0.84%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (11.20%) Fixed Income
3 34 (9.52%) Equities
4 21 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (4.20%) Derivative
6 14 (3.92%) NHS
7 9 (2.52%) Hedge funds
8 8 (2.24%) SWIFT
9 7 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.96%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.12%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (1.12%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.12%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.12%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.12%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.84%) iSeries
12 2 (0.56%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.56%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.56%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 100 (28.01%) Windows
2 84 (23.53%) UNIX
3 50 (14.01%) Linux
4 19 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.12%) Solaris
9 3 (0.84%) Windows NT
9 3 (0.84%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.84%) CentOS
9 3 (0.84%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.84%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (23.53%) ITIL
2 36 (10.08%) Service Management
3 35 (9.80%) Incident Management
4 28 (7.84%) Workflow
5 27 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (7.56%) Change Management
6 22 (6.16%) CRM
7 19 (5.32%) Problem Management
8 15 (4.20%) E-Commerce
9 14 (3.92%) Risk Management
10 13 (3.64%) Asset Management
11 12 (3.36%) Project Management
11 12 (3.36%) SDLC
12 11 (3.08%) Service Delivery
12 11 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (3.08%) Electronic Trading
12 11 (3.08%) Investment Management
13 10 (2.80%) ITSM
13 10 (2.80%) Validation
13 10 (2.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 210 (58.82%) SQL
2 51 (14.29%) Java
3 40 (11.20%) C#
3 40 (11.20%) Python
4 36 (10.08%) Perl
5 30 (8.40%) PowerShell
6 26 (7.28%) T-SQL
7 20 (5.60%) Shell Script
8 18 (5.04%) JavaScript
8 18 (5.04%) VB
9 15 (4.20%) VBA
9 15 (4.20%) PL/SQL
10 12 (3.36%) VBScript
11 6 (1.68%) C++
12 5 (1.40%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.12%) Korn
13 4 (1.12%) PHP
14 3 (0.84%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 1 (0.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 20 (5.60%) Degree
2 14 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.52%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.12%) MCP
6 2 (0.56%) MCSE
6 2 (0.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.00%) SLA
2 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 14 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.56%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (3.08%) ITRS Geneos
2 10 (2.80%) Puppet
3 6 (1.68%) Nagios
4 5 (1.40%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.12%) Control-M
6 3 (0.84%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.56%) SCCM
7 2 (0.56%) Opsview
7 2 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.28%) WMI
8 1 (0.28%) MOM
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.28%) OpenView
8 1 (0.28%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.28%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 67 (18.77%) Oracle
2 49 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.20%) Cognos
3 15 (4.20%) Sybase
4 11 (3.08%) IBM
5 10 (2.80%) Google
6 9 (2.52%) SunGard
6 9 (2.52%) MicroStrategy
7 8 (2.24%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.96%) Software AG
8 7 (1.96%) webMethods
8 7 (1.96%) Sun
8 7 (1.96%) VMware
8 7 (1.96%) ServiceNow
9 6 (1.68%) Murex
9 6 (1.68%) Fidessa
10 5 (1.40%) PeopleSoft
10 5 (1.40%) Bloomberg
10 5 (1.40%) Charles River
10 5 (1.40%) Splunk
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