The table below looks at the statistics 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 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 70 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 0.60% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.64% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £225 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £268 £256
% change year-on-year
+21.49% +4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £20.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -5.88%
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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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
758 621 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 88.97% 92.55% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 325 298
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 51 42
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £29.85 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) MQSeries
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (40.00%) NHS
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) SLA

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle