The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 19 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 7.82% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
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£388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -29.20%
Applications Support
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire 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
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
230 170 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 94.65% 86.29% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 104 77
Average daily rate £350 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 13
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.28% -60.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Applications Support Hourly 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 28 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
York - 19 £388 - 3
Applications Support
Yorkshire

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 18 (78.26%) JBoss
1 18 (78.26%) E-Commerce
2 16 (69.57%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (69.57%) IIS
2 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (65.22%) .NET
4 14 (60.87%) Java
4 14 (60.87%) Software AG
4 14 (60.87%) webMethods
4 14 (60.87%) Problem Management
5 13 (56.52%) Google Analytics
5 13 (56.52%) Web Analytics
5 13 (56.52%) Google
5 13 (56.52%) Analytics
5 13 (56.52%) Validation
6 12 (52.17%) SOA
7 11 (47.83%) SLA
7 11 (47.83%) SQL
8 9 (39.13%) Puppet
8 9 (39.13%) Splunk
9 5 (21.74%) DevOps
9 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (17.39%) Finance
10 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
11 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (13.04%) SDLC
11 3 (13.04%) Time Management
12 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
12 2 (8.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 2 (8.70%) VB

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 18 (78.26%) JBoss
2 16 (69.57%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) E-Commerce
2 14 (60.87%) Problem Management
3 13 (56.52%) Validation
3 13 (56.52%) Web Analytics
3 13 (56.52%) Analytics
4 12 (52.17%) SOA
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) SDLC
6 3 (13.04%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
8 1 (4.35%) Line Management
8 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Change Control
8 1 (4.35%) Project Management
8 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 14 (60.87%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.70%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) VB
5 2 (8.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 2 (8.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Software AG
1 14 (60.87%) webMethods
2 13 (56.52%) Google
3 9 (39.13%) Splunk
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle