The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 328 312 344
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +32
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 91 111 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.46% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.50% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 75 49
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£379 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.21% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £181 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £235 £300
% change year-on-year
+38.29% -21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £12.90 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £32.11 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+87.50% -20.00%
Applications Support Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22283 22211 23247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.63% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15676 15093 15945
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 323 416 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Applications Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Applications Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Applications Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
City of London -14 30 £425 -4.22% 13
Brentford - 1 £425 -
Croydon - 1 £225 - 1
Hayes - 1 £285 -
Docklands, London - 1 £475 -
Applications Support Analyst
England

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 125 (67.57%) SQL
2 76 (41.08%) Finance
3 57 (30.81%) Windows
4 53 (28.65%) UNIX
5 51 (27.57%) Banking
6 44 (23.78%) Front Office
7 43 (23.24%) SQL Server
8 34 (18.38%) Oracle
9 33 (17.84%) C#
9 33 (17.84%) Linux
10 32 (17.30%) Python
10 32 (17.30%) Perl
11 31 (16.76%) Java
12 29 (15.68%) Equities
12 29 (15.68%) Investment Banking
13 28 (15.14%) Fixed Income
14 27 (14.59%) .NET
15 25 (13.51%) ITIL
16 23 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (11.89%) IIS
18 19 (10.27%) Microsoft
19 18 (9.73%) Service Management
19 18 (9.73%) MS Excel
19 18 (9.73%) Windows Server 2008
20 16 (8.65%) PowerShell
20 16 (8.65%) FIX Protocol
20 16 (8.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 15 (8.11%) Asset Management
22 14 (7.57%) Derivative
22 14 (7.57%) Sybase

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 22 (11.89%) IIS
2 13 (7.03%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.32%) Apache
3 8 (4.32%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (3.78%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.24%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (3.24%) JBoss
6 4 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.16%) CMS
6 4 (2.16%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 3 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.62%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.62%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.54%) nginx
9 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.49%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.54%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (4.86%) thinkFolio
3 6 (3.24%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (2.16%) LatentZero
5 4 (2.16%) Front Arena
6 3 (1.62%) Tesseract
6 3 (1.62%) Minerva
6 3 (1.62%) Sentinel
7 2 (1.08%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.54%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.54%) Summit
8 1 (0.54%) Agresso
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.86%) DNS
3 7 (3.78%) Internet
4 6 (3.24%) Firewall
5 5 (2.70%) LDAP
6 4 (2.16%) HTTP
7 3 (1.62%) SMTP
7 3 (1.62%) SSL
7 3 (1.62%) BIG-IP
8 2 (1.08%) Extranet
8 2 (1.08%) DHCP
9 1 (0.54%) FTP
9 1 (0.54%) SAN
9 1 (0.54%) Intranet
9 1 (0.54%) VPN
9 1 (0.54%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (23.24%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (6.49%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.78%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.24%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.16%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.08%) MySQL
10 2 (1.08%) DTS
11 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.54%) MS Access
11 1 (0.54%) DB2
11 1 (0.54%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.54%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (2.16%) JIRA
1 4 (2.16%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.62%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.62%) Introscope
2 3 (1.62%) Subversion
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
General
1 76 (41.08%) Finance
2 51 (27.57%) Banking
3 44 (23.78%) Front Office
4 29 (15.68%) Investment Banking
5 9 (4.86%) Legal
6 8 (4.32%) Back Office
7 6 (3.24%) Advertising
8 5 (2.70%) Marketing
9 3 (1.62%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.62%) Retail
10 2 (1.08%) Law
11 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.54%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.54%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.59%) .NET
2 16 (8.65%) FIX Protocol
3 12 (6.49%) Web Services
3 12 (6.49%) XML
4 7 (3.78%) WCF
5 6 (3.24%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.70%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.16%) HTML
7 4 (2.16%) Middleware
8 3 (1.62%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (1.62%) Classic ASP
8 3 (1.62%) JDBC
8 3 (1.62%) Java EE
8 3 (1.62%) NHibernate
8 3 (1.62%) LINQ
8 3 (1.62%) jQuery
8 3 (1.62%) StructureMap
8 3 (1.62%) AutoMapper
8 3 (1.62%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.68%) Equities
2 28 (15.14%) Fixed Income
3 23 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (8.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (7.57%) Derivative
6 11 (5.95%) NHS
7 8 (4.32%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.62%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.62%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.62%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.62%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.08%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.08%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 57 (30.81%) Windows
2 53 (28.65%) UNIX
3 33 (17.84%) Linux
4 18 (9.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.62%) Windows NT
7 3 (1.62%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.62%) CentOS
7 3 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.62%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.54%) AIX
8 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (13.51%) ITIL
2 18 (9.73%) Service Management
3 15 (8.11%) Asset Management
4 12 (6.49%) Investment Management
5 11 (5.95%) Workflow
5 11 (5.95%) CRM
6 9 (4.86%) ITSM
6 9 (4.86%) Incident Management
6 9 (4.86%) Fund Management
6 9 (4.86%) Algorithmic Trading
6 9 (4.86%) Electronic Trading
7 8 (4.32%) Problem Management
7 8 (4.32%) Risk Management
7 8 (4.32%) Low Latency
7 8 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (3.78%) Change Management
8 7 (3.78%) Release Management
9 6 (3.24%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (2.70%) DevOps
10 5 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 125 (67.57%) SQL
2 33 (17.84%) C#
3 32 (17.30%) Perl
3 32 (17.30%) Python
4 31 (16.76%) Java
5 16 (8.65%) PowerShell
6 13 (7.03%) Shell Script
7 11 (5.95%) T-SQL
8 10 (5.41%) JavaScript
8 10 (5.41%) VBA
9 9 (4.86%) VB
10 8 (4.32%) VBScript
11 5 (2.70%) C++
12 4 (2.16%) PHP
13 3 (1.62%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.62%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.54%) C
14 1 (0.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (4.32%) Degree
2 5 (2.70%) MCP
3 4 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) MCSE
5 1 (0.54%) MCSA
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.16%) SLA
2 3 (1.62%) QA
System Software
1 13 (7.03%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.54%) Varnish
3 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (4.86%) ITRS Geneos
2 8 (4.32%) Puppet
3 7 (3.78%) Nagios
4 5 (2.70%) Tivoli
5 4 (2.16%) Opsview
6 3 (1.62%) BladeLogic
6 3 (1.62%) Control-M
7 2 (1.08%) SCCM
8 1 (0.54%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.54%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.54%) WMI
8 1 (0.54%) MOM
8 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.54%) Netcool
Vendors
1 34 (18.38%) Oracle
2 19 (10.27%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.57%) Sybase
4 6 (3.24%) Fidessa
4 6 (3.24%) Charles River
4 6 (3.24%) ServiceNow
5 5 (2.70%) Citrix
6 4 (2.16%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.16%) Cognos
6 4 (2.16%) Murex
6 4 (2.16%) Google
6 4 (2.16%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.16%) SunGard
6 4 (2.16%) Bloomberg
6 4 (2.16%) VMware
6 4 (2.16%) Splunk
7 3 (1.62%) F5
7 3 (1.62%) FatWire
7 3 (1.62%) Altiris
8 2 (1.08%) HP
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