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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Analyst
Rank 304 322 288
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -34
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 111 80 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.34% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.37% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 56 74
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£420 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £256 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £263 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.74% -11.42%
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
20637 21595 20089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.39% 92.63% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14170 15017 13598
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 377 407
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 27 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Applications Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 April 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 +12 31 £469 +17.18% 16
Croydon - 2 £250 - 1
Uxbridge -2 1 £350 +38.61% 1
Canary Wharf -7 1 £450 +24.13%
Harrow - 1 - -
Stanmore - 1 - -
Applications Support Analyst
England

Applications Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 133 (64.56%) SQL
2 73 (35.44%) Finance
3 69 (33.50%) Front Office
4 67 (32.52%) Windows
5 65 (31.55%) Banking
6 64 (31.07%) UNIX
7 47 (22.82%) SQL Server
8 44 (21.36%) Fixed Income
9 40 (19.42%) Oracle
10 37 (17.96%) ITIL
11 36 (17.48%) Linux
12 34 (16.50%) Python
13 30 (14.56%) Equities
14 29 (14.08%) Back Office
15 28 (13.59%) Investment Banking
16 27 (13.11%) C#
16 27 (13.11%) Perl
17 24 (11.65%) .NET
17 24 (11.65%) Microsoft
18 23 (11.17%) Derivative
19 22 (10.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 20 (9.71%) Shell Script
20 20 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
21 19 (9.22%) MS Excel
22 17 (8.25%) Java
23 16 (7.77%) Degree
24 15 (7.28%) Incident Management
24 15 (7.28%) FIX Protocol
24 15 (7.28%) Asset Management
24 15 (7.28%) Service Management

Applications Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 12 (5.83%) IIS
2 10 (4.85%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.94%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.46%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.97%) CMS
5 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.49%) Apache
6 1 (0.49%) WorkSite
Applications
1 19 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.91%) MS Office
3 2 (0.97%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (4.37%) thinkFolio
2 7 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.43%) LatentZero
3 5 (2.43%) Front Arena
3 5 (2.43%) Markit EDM
4 4 (1.94%) ION MarketView
5 3 (1.46%) Tesseract
5 3 (1.46%) Minerva
5 3 (1.46%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.97%) Endur
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.97%) ZaiNet
6 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.97%) Aligne
7 1 (0.49%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.49%) Agresso
7 1 (0.49%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.40%) FTP
2 5 (2.43%) Firewall
3 2 (0.97%) Internet
3 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.97%) LDAP
4 1 (0.49%) LAN
4 1 (0.49%) WAN
4 1 (0.49%) DHCP
4 1 (0.49%) VPN
4 1 (0.49%) DNS
4 1 (0.49%) HTTP
4 1 (0.49%) Extranet
4 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (22.82%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.28%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.40%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.46%) Data Mart
8 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.97%) OLAP
9 2 (0.97%) DTS
9 2 (0.97%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.49%) DataStage
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.49%) IDOL
10 1 (0.49%) QlikView
10 1 (0.49%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 5 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.46%) JIRA
3 1 (0.49%) Toad
General
1 73 (35.44%) Finance
2 69 (33.50%) Front Office
3 65 (31.55%) Banking
4 29 (14.08%) Back Office
5 28 (13.59%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.40%) Legal
7 6 (2.91%) Advertising
7 6 (2.91%) Marketing
8 4 (1.94%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.97%) Retail
10 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.49%) Law
10 1 (0.49%) Electronics
10 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.49%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.65%) .NET
2 15 (7.28%) FIX Protocol
3 14 (6.80%) XML
4 9 (4.37%) CGI
5 6 (2.91%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.91%) HTML
5 6 (2.91%) jQuery
6 5 (2.43%) Web Services
7 3 (1.46%) Middleware
7 3 (1.46%) CSS
8 2 (0.97%) Classic ASP
8 2 (0.97%) NHibernate
8 2 (0.97%) MDX
8 2 (0.97%) WCF
8 2 (0.97%) LINQ
8 2 (0.97%) StructureMap
8 2 (0.97%) AutoMapper
8 2 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.49%) Murex MxML
9 1 (0.49%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (21.36%) Fixed Income
2 30 (14.56%) Equities
3 23 (11.17%) Derivative
4 22 (10.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.88%) NHS
6 8 (3.88%) Equity Derivative
6 8 (3.88%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.40%) SWIFT
8 6 (2.91%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.94%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.94%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.97%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.97%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (0.49%) PKI
11 1 (0.49%) Clustering
11 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.49%) DTV
11 1 (0.49%) Swaptions
11 1 (0.49%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 67 (32.52%) Windows
2 64 (31.07%) UNIX
3 36 (17.48%) Linux
4 13 (6.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.94%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.46%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.46%) AIX
9 2 (0.97%) Solaris
10 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.49%) Android
10 1 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (17.96%) ITIL
2 15 (7.28%) Service Management
2 15 (7.28%) Asset Management
2 15 (7.28%) Incident Management
3 12 (5.83%) Investment Management
4 9 (4.37%) Electronic Trading
5 8 (3.88%) Change Management
6 7 (3.40%) Risk Management
6 7 (3.40%) CRM
6 7 (3.40%) Fund Management
6 7 (3.40%) Problem Management
6 7 (3.40%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (3.40%) Release Management
6 7 (3.40%) Low Latency
7 6 (2.91%) Migration
7 6 (2.91%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (2.91%) BCP
8 5 (2.43%) Workflow
8 5 (2.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (2.43%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (64.56%) SQL
2 34 (16.50%) Python
3 27 (13.11%) C#
3 27 (13.11%) Perl
4 20 (9.71%) Shell Script
5 17 (8.25%) Java
6 14 (6.80%) VBA
7 12 (5.83%) JavaScript
7 12 (5.83%) Korn
8 11 (5.34%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.85%) VBScript
10 8 (3.88%) Bash Shell
11 7 (3.40%) C++
12 6 (2.91%) VB
13 5 (2.43%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.94%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.46%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.97%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.97%) ActionScript 2.0
16 2 (0.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 16 (7.77%) Degree
2 5 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.49%) MCP
4 1 (0.49%) MCSE
4 1 (0.49%) MCSA
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.91%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (1.94%) Control-M
3 1 (0.49%) WMI
3 1 (0.49%) SCCM
3 1 (0.49%) Puppet
3 1 (0.49%) MOM
3 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (19.42%) Oracle
2 24 (11.65%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.83%) Bloomberg
4 10 (4.85%) Charles River
5 8 (3.88%) Fidessa
6 7 (3.40%) Murex
7 5 (2.43%) SunGard
7 5 (2.43%) Cognos
7 5 (2.43%) Sybase
7 5 (2.43%) ION Trading
8 4 (1.94%) Reuters
8 4 (1.94%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.46%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.46%) SAP
9 3 (1.46%) Sophis
10 2 (0.97%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.97%) FactSet
10 2 (0.97%) Nintex
10 2 (0.97%) Tradeweb
10 2 (0.97%) Sitecore
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