The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Applications Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 97 98 79
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.062% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.065% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £243 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £260
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £26.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+21.90% +31.25%
Applications Support Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1763 1546 1213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.19% 95.14% 96.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1073 926 672
Median daily rate £388 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 66
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.88 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.34% -13.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £32.50 £29.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Applications Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Applications Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Applications Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Oldham - 2 - -
Applications Support Analyst
North West

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Applications Support Analyst 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 Manchester region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) EPoS
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Northgate Housing
4 2 (20.00%) Northgate
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Sun
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) .NET

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Northgate Housing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) EPoS
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITSM
1 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Northgate
3 1 (10.00%) Sun