The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support role in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North Yorkshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank - 26 15
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 0 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 0.65% 6.86%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.70% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
Job Titles Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
168 143 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 92.31% 93.46% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 63 69
Average daily rate £325 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £120 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £420 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 29
Average hourly rate £13.50 £33.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.70% +103.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.13 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £33.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Applications Support
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Applications Support Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Applications Support
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Harrogate - - - -
Knaresborough - - - -
Selby - - - -
York - - - -
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Applications Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) VMware