The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Knutsford region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - 1.53% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.58% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Applications Specialist
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford 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
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38 124 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 95.00% 94.66% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 96 36
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Knutsford region that featured Applications Specialist in the job title.

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Applications Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Applications Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Applications Specialist 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 Knutsford region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java