The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 28 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 Hertfordshire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Analyst
Rank 55 56 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.60% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £188 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +39.34%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
621 581 884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.96% 95.09% 92.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 294 405
Average daily rate £375 £381 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 39 73
Average hourly rate £15.00 £25.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% -17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Applications Support Analyst
East of England

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the Hertfordshire region.

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Applications Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the Hertfordshire region.

Applications Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Applications Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Harpenden - - - -
Watford - - - -
Applications Support Analyst
East of England

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (40.00%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Lotus
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) EPoS
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) ATM
3 1 (20.00%) SLA

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (40.00%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft