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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Engineer
Rank 419 416 406
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 14 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.048% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.051% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 14
Median daily rate £300 £220 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -53.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £172 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £325 £371
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -12.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.68 £135.00
% change year-on-year
- -88.38%
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
20630 21742 21781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.61% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14967 15186 15135
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 363 392
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +40 6 £300 +42.85% 5
Applications Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 24 (64.86%) SQL
2 19 (51.35%) Windows
3 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
4 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
4 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
4 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
5 12 (32.43%) ITIL
6 11 (29.73%) Oracle
6 11 (29.73%) Linux
6 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
7 9 (24.32%) MS Office
8 8 (21.62%) Unix
8 8 (21.62%) IIS
8 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
8 8 (21.62%) Finance
8 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
9 7 (18.92%) Citrix
10 6 (16.22%) Degree
11 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
11 5 (13.51%) SLA
11 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
11 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
11 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
12 4 (10.81%) System Testing
12 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (10.81%) Java
12 4 (10.81%) Perl
12 4 (10.81%) .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 8 (21.62%) IIS
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Confluence
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 9 (24.32%) MS Office
3 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.70%) SSH
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) Wireless
2 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.70%) MS Access
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Law
2 4 (10.81%) Legal
3 3 (8.11%) Billing
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Advertising
4 2 (5.41%) Back Office
4 2 (5.41%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.70%) COM
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) J2EE
4 1 (2.70%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Equities
3 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
3 11 (29.73%) Linux
4 8 (21.62%) Unix
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.11%) VMS
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (2.70%) CentOS
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.70%) Solaris
8 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
2 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
3 4 (10.81%) Document Management
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
3 4 (10.81%) Migration
3 4 (10.81%) System Testing
4 3 (8.11%) BCP
4 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.11%) OO
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) DevOps
5 2 (5.41%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
2 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.81%) Java
3 4 (10.81%) Perl
4 3 (8.11%) C#
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) MCSA
2 4 (10.81%) MCSE
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.11%) MCP
4 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) CCNA
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.70%) CISSP
5 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Samba
2 2 (5.41%) XenApp
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
1 3 (8.11%) WMI
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) Nagios
2 2 (5.41%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) Ansible
3 1 (2.70%) OpenView
3 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.70%) OVSD
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle
3 7 (18.92%) Citrix
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) iManage
6 2 (5.41%) Apple
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco
6 2 (5.41%) F5
6 2 (5.41%) Nintex
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.70%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) Sybase
London
Sanderson
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
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