The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Applications Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 413 406 408
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 23 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.080% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.084% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 13
Median daily rate £380 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £499 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £354 £355
% change year-on-year
+4.59% -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £17.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50
Applications Support Engineer
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
20235 21509 22822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.16% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14421 15222 16429
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 347 443
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Applications Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

Applications Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Applications Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Applications Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Applications Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Applications Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Applications Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 2 - - 1
Applications Support Engineer
England

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Applications Support Engineer 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 London region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) SQL
3 20 (52.63%) Linux
4 17 (44.74%) Unix
5 14 (36.84%) Perl
5 14 (36.84%) Oracle
6 11 (28.95%) Python
6 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
7 10 (26.32%) Shell Script
7 10 (26.32%) Regular Expression
7 10 (26.32%) Knowledge Management
8 9 (23.68%) Finance
8 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
8 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
9 8 (21.05%) Mac OS
9 8 (21.05%) LDAP
9 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 8 (21.05%) MS Office
9 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
10 7 (18.42%) IIS
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
11 6 (15.79%) Change Management
11 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
11 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
11 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
11 6 (15.79%) DNS
11 6 (15.79%) ITIL
11 6 (15.79%) Java
12 5 (13.16%) .NET

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.42%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (21.05%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) LDAP
2 6 (15.79%) DNS
2 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.16%) SSL
4 2 (5.26%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) Relational Database
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.26%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) Ingres
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Law
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) Regular Expression
2 5 (13.16%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (2.63%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (2.63%) Middleware
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.63%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.63%) Over-the-Top Content
2 1 (2.63%) Video on Demand
2 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 20 (52.63%) Linux
3 17 (44.74%) Unix
4 8 (21.05%) Mac OS
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.26%) VMS
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Knowledge Management
2 6 (15.79%) Change Management
2 6 (15.79%) ITIL
3 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
3 5 (13.16%) System Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 4 (10.53%) SDLC
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.26%) Document Management
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.26%) Service Management
7 1 (2.63%) BCP
7 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.63%) CRM
7 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.63%) Project Management
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) SQL
2 14 (36.84%) Perl
3 11 (28.95%) Python
4 10 (26.32%) Shell Script
5 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
6 6 (15.79%) Java
7 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
8 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
9 2 (5.26%) C#
9 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.63%) VB
10 1 (2.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) MCP
3 2 (5.26%) MCSA
3 2 (5.26%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.53%) NFS
1 4 (10.53%) Samba
2 3 (7.89%) XenApp
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) WMI
2 1 (2.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) Citrix
4 3 (7.89%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) VMware
5 2 (5.26%) iManage
5 2 (5.26%) Splunk
5 2 (5.26%) WorldPay
6 1 (2.63%) Cognos
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £175 - £180 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £375 to £385 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Gorkana
Rate: £33,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago