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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 415 437 353
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -84
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 168 146 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 93 102
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £217 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.50 £17.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £19.30 £19.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.74% -11.42%
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
46867 47364 39999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.37% 92.45% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28952 29302 23504
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
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 1845 1936 2056
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 21 April 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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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 +31 113 £420 +13.89% 40
South East -13 19 £313 +19.04% 15
East of England +10 9 £250 -37.50% 7
Yorkshire -15 9 £245 +8.88% 4
North West -15 8 £256 -50.76% 4
West Midlands - 6 £330 - 2
East Midlands +1 4 £250 +177.77% 2
North East - - - - 1
South West - - - - 3
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Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 192 (61.34%) SQL
2 109 (34.82%) Windows
3 90 (28.75%) Finance
4 86 (27.48%) UNIX
5 81 (25.88%) SQL Server
6 76 (24.28%) Oracle
7 70 (22.36%) Front Office
8 68 (21.73%) ITIL
9 67 (21.41%) Banking
10 52 (16.61%) Linux
11 47 (15.02%) Microsoft
12 43 (13.74%) Fixed Income
13 41 (13.10%) .NET
14 36 (11.50%) C#
15 35 (11.18%) Python
16 32 (10.22%) MS Excel
16 32 (10.22%) Back Office
17 31 (9.90%) Perl
17 31 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
18 29 (9.27%) Equities
18 29 (9.27%) Investment Banking
19 27 (8.63%) Shell Script
20 25 (7.99%) Degree
21 24 (7.67%) Java
21 24 (7.67%) T-SQL
21 24 (7.67%) IIS
22 23 (7.35%) XML
22 23 (7.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 22 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
24 21 (6.71%) Derivative

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 24 (7.67%) IIS
2 14 (4.47%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.24%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.28%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.28%) Apache
5 2 (0.64%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.32%) JBoss
6 1 (0.32%) CMS
6 1 (0.32%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (0.32%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.32%) MQSeries
Applications
1 32 (10.22%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.43%) MS Office
3 3 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.64%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (2.88%) thinkFolio
2 6 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.92%) Markit EDM
2 6 (1.92%) Agresso
3 5 (1.60%) Front Arena
4 4 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.28%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.96%) Academy Housing
5 3 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.96%) LatentZero
6 2 (0.64%) Endur
6 2 (0.64%) arcHouse
6 2 (0.64%) assyst
6 2 (0.64%) ZaiNet
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.64%) Aligne
7 1 (0.32%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) PaaS
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.79%) FTP
2 13 (4.15%) Firewall
3 12 (3.83%) Internet
4 8 (2.56%) DNS
5 7 (2.24%) VPN
6 6 (1.92%) SSH
7 5 (1.60%) DHCP
7 5 (1.60%) LDAP
8 4 (1.28%) HTTP
8 4 (1.28%) SSL
9 3 (0.96%) Intranet
9 3 (0.96%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.96%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.32%) LAN
10 1 (0.32%) WAN
10 1 (0.32%) Extranet
10 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (25.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.75%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.96%) Data Mart
8 3 (0.96%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.64%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.64%) DTS
9 2 (0.64%) MySQL
9 2 (0.64%) OLAP
10 1 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (5.11%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.24%) Subversion
4 6 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (1.92%) JIRA
4 6 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.96%) Ant
5 3 (0.96%) Maven
6 2 (0.64%) Toad
6 2 (0.64%) MSI
7 1 (0.32%) Serena SBM
7 1 (0.32%) PVCS
7 1 (0.32%) WiX
General
1 90 (28.75%) Finance
2 70 (22.36%) Front Office
3 67 (21.41%) Banking
4 32 (10.22%) Back Office
5 29 (9.27%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.88%) Marketing
6 9 (2.88%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.56%) Legal
8 7 (2.24%) Advertising
8 7 (2.24%) German Language
9 5 (1.60%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.28%) Electronics
10 4 (1.28%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.28%) Retail
11 3 (0.96%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.32%) Automotive
12 1 (0.32%) Law
12 1 (0.32%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (13.10%) .NET
2 23 (7.35%) XML
3 16 (5.11%) ASP.NET
3 16 (5.11%) FIX Protocol
4 12 (3.83%) HTML
5 9 (2.88%) Web Services
5 9 (2.88%) CGI
6 7 (2.24%) J2EE
6 7 (2.24%) jQuery
7 5 (1.60%) CSS
7 5 (1.60%) Middleware
8 4 (1.28%) EDI
9 3 (0.96%) Spring
10 2 (0.64%) Rendezvous
10 2 (0.64%) Classic ASP
10 2 (0.64%) MDX
11 1 (0.32%) Murex MxML
11 1 (0.32%) StructureMap
11 1 (0.32%) AutoMapper
11 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.74%) Fixed Income
2 31 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (9.27%) Equities
4 23 (7.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 21 (6.71%) Derivative
6 16 (5.11%) NHS
7 8 (2.56%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.24%) SWIFT
8 7 (2.24%) Equity Derivative
9 6 (1.92%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.28%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.28%) DTV
10 4 (1.28%) EFT
10 4 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.96%) iSeries
11 3 (0.96%) Cryptography
11 3 (0.96%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.64%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.64%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 109 (34.82%) Windows
2 86 (27.48%) UNIX
3 52 (16.61%) Linux
4 22 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.60%) AIX
8 4 (1.28%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.96%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.96%) Solaris
10 2 (0.64%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.32%) CentOS
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (21.73%) ITIL
2 19 (6.07%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (6.07%) Incident Management
3 18 (5.75%) Service Management
4 15 (4.79%) Change Management
5 13 (4.15%) Migration
5 13 (4.15%) Asset Management
5 13 (4.15%) Problem Management
5 13 (4.15%) Investment Management
6 9 (2.88%) Release Management
6 9 (2.88%) Change Control
6 9 (2.88%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (2.88%) CRM
6 9 (2.88%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (2.24%) Electronic Trading
8 7 (2.24%) Waterfall
8 7 (2.24%) ERP
8 7 (2.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (1.92%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 192 (61.34%) SQL
2 36 (11.50%) C#
3 35 (11.18%) Python
4 31 (9.90%) Perl
5 27 (8.63%) Shell Script
6 24 (7.67%) Java
6 24 (7.67%) T-SQL
7 20 (6.39%) PowerShell
8 18 (5.75%) JavaScript
9 15 (4.79%) Korn
9 15 (4.79%) VBA
10 11 (3.51%) PL/SQL
11 10 (3.19%) VBScript
11 10 (3.19%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.88%) C++
13 5 (1.60%) VB
13 5 (1.60%) ActionScript
13 5 (1.60%) ActionScript 2.0
14 3 (0.96%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.64%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (7.99%) Degree
2 8 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.64%) CCA
4 2 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.32%) MCP
5 1 (0.32%) MCSE
5 1 (0.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.51%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 16 (5.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.64%) Terminal Services
2 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.64%) XenApp
2 2 (0.64%) vSphere
2 2 (0.64%) UAG
3 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.92%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (1.60%) Control-M
3 2 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.64%) SCCM
4 1 (0.32%) Puppet
4 1 (0.32%) WMI
4 1 (0.32%) OpenView
4 1 (0.32%) MOM
Vendors
1 76 (24.28%) Oracle
2 47 (15.02%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.83%) Bloomberg
4 11 (3.51%) Charles River
5 8 (2.56%) SAP
5 8 (2.56%) Cognos
5 8 (2.56%) IBM
6 7 (2.24%) Murex
7 6 (1.92%) Fidessa
7 6 (1.92%) Sun
7 6 (1.92%) Sybase
8 5 (1.60%) SunGard
8 5 (1.60%) Citrix
8 5 (1.60%) VMware
8 5 (1.60%) ION Trading
8 5 (1.60%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.28%) Akamai
9 4 (1.28%) ForgeRock
9 4 (1.28%) HP
9 4 (1.28%) TIBCO
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