The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Slough region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - - 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £36.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +107.14%
Applications Support
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
132 208 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 95.65% 92.44% 93.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 151 180
Median daily rate £363 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £521 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 11
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £27.80 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Applications Support
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Applications Support Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Applications Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Applications Support Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Applications Support 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 Slough region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware