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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 424 411 412
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 16 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.100% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 13
Median daily rate £384 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.54% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £216 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.75 -
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
21746 21911 23265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 94.98% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15443 15462 16112
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 348 444
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.91% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £39.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Applications Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 September 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 +15 6 £270 -40.00% 4
Applications Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) Oracle
4 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (36.67%) Unix
5 11 (36.67%) MS Office
6 10 (33.33%) Finance
7 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 8 (26.67%) ITIL
8 8 (26.67%) Linux
8 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
9 7 (23.33%) System Testing
9 7 (23.33%) Citrix
10 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (20.00%) IIS
10 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
11 5 (16.67%) Banking
11 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
11 5 (16.67%) Perl
11 5 (16.67%) Law
11 5 (16.67%) Legal
12 4 (13.33%) SQLPlus
12 4 (13.33%) VMS
12 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
12 4 (13.33%) C#
12 4 (13.33%) MCP
12 4 (13.33%) .NET
12 4 (13.33%) MCSE

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 6 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (36.67%) MS Office
3 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
1 2 (6.67%) LDAP
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) SSL
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.33%) SQLPlus
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) QlikView
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
2 5 (16.67%) Law
2 5 (16.67%) Legal
3 3 (10.00%) Billing
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) Regular Expression
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Unix
3 8 (26.67%) Linux
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (13.33%) VMS
6 2 (6.67%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) System Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Document Management
4 3 (10.00%) Change Management
4 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) BCP
5 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (6.67%) CRM
5 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.33%) Release Management
6 1 (3.33%) SDLC
6 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (16.67%) Perl
3 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (13.33%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) Java
6 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
1 4 (13.33%) MCP
1 4 (13.33%) MCSA
1 4 (13.33%) MCSE
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) XenApp
3 1 (3.33%) NFS
3 1 (3.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) WMI
2 1 (3.33%) Control-M
2 1 (3.33%) OpenView
2 1 (3.33%) OVSD
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) iManage
5 2 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Cognos
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) VMware
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