The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 71 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 24 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.63% 0.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £112 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £306 £345
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -11.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £18.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+58.90% -6.41%
Applications Support Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1397 1059 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.71% 93.72% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 757 567
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.00 £20.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Applications Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 32 (91.43%) SQL
2 25 (71.43%) Windows
3 23 (65.71%) Finance
4 17 (48.57%) Linux
4 17 (48.57%) Unix
5 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
6 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 8 (22.86%) Change Management
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (22.86%) Release Management
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (22.86%) .NET
7 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2000
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.00%) VB
8 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
8 7 (20.00%) C#
9 6 (17.14%) DB2
9 6 (17.14%) ITIL
9 6 (17.14%) IBM
10 5 (14.29%) Classic ASP
10 5 (14.29%) XML
10 5 (14.29%) VBA
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle
12 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
12 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
13 2 (5.71%) Billing
13 2 (5.71%) VB6

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (17.14%) DB2
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Ant
1 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) Classic ASP
2 5 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Linux
2 17 (48.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 8 (22.86%) Change Management
2 8 (22.86%) Release Management
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Coaching
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) C#
2 7 (20.00%) VB
2 7 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (14.29%) VBA
4 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.71%) VB6
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) IBM
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) Siebel
5 1 (2.86%) Sun