The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Analyst
Rank 233 254 229
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -25
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 27 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 8
Median daily rate £225 £328 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.29% +13.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £220 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £442 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £238 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-32.14% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Median hourly rate £25.50 £17.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.71% +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.64 £30.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +118.18%
Applications Support Analyst
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7800 9372 8783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.69% 94.77% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4751 5634 4840
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 438 463
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.76 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Applications Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Applications Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Applications Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Applications Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Applications Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Applications Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Applications Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Hampshire +18 6 £233 -45.93% 1
Kent - 6 £179 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 6 £200 -
West Sussex +8 5 £300 -8.39% 1
Surrey +4 1 £300 -14.28% 2
Oxfordshire -17 1 £300 +36.36% 1
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
Applications Support Analyst
England

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 South East region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 32 (54.24%) ITIL
2 28 (47.46%) SQL
3 19 (32.20%) Java
3 19 (32.20%) Linux
4 15 (25.42%) Oracle
5 13 (22.03%) Tomcat
5 13 (22.03%) J2SE
5 13 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (18.64%) Bash Shell
7 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database
7 10 (16.95%) XML
7 10 (16.95%) XSLT
8 9 (15.25%) SAP
8 9 (15.25%) Finance
9 8 (13.56%) XML Schema
9 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (13.56%) Log4j
10 7 (11.86%) Incident Management
10 7 (11.86%) Python
10 7 (11.86%) Web Services
10 7 (11.86%) Windows
10 7 (11.86%) Change Management
10 7 (11.86%) SAP BI
10 7 (11.86%) IBM
11 6 (10.17%) SLA
11 6 (10.17%) Orchard
11 6 (10.17%) Problem Management
11 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
11 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (10.17%) Orchard Housing

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (22.03%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.47%) JBoss
3 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Orchard Housing
2 2 (3.39%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.69%) Aareon QL
3 1 (1.69%) Academy Housing
3 1 (1.69%) arcHouse
3 1 (1.69%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (1.69%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (1.69%) OPENHousing
3 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle Database
2 7 (11.86%) SAP BI
3 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Log4j
2 5 (8.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (8.47%) JIRA
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Automotive
2 2 (3.39%) German Language
2 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) J2SE
2 10 (16.95%) XML
2 10 (16.95%) XSLT
3 8 (13.56%) XML Schema
4 7 (11.86%) Web Services
5 5 (8.47%) Apache Camel
5 5 (8.47%) REST
5 5 (8.47%) SOAP
6 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.08%) PACS
4 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.39%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.39%) iPad
5 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.69%) Life Science
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) NHS
5 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Linux
2 13 (22.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (11.86%) Windows
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) ITIL
2 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (11.86%) Change Management
3 7 (11.86%) Incident Management
4 6 (10.17%) Problem Management
4 6 (10.17%) Test Scripting
5 5 (8.47%) CRM
5 5 (8.47%) ITIL V3
5 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.08%) Change Control
6 3 (5.08%) Document Management
6 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.08%) Service Management
7 2 (3.39%) B2C
7 2 (3.39%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.39%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.39%) Release Management
7 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.69%) Identity Management
8 1 (1.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) SQL
2 19 (32.20%) Java
3 11 (18.64%) Bash Shell
4 7 (11.86%) Python
5 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.69%) C++
6 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.69%) PHP
6 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) MCP
2 3 (5.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) SLA
2 5 (8.47%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Oracle
2 9 (15.25%) SAP
3 7 (11.86%) IBM
4 6 (10.17%) Orchard
5 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
5 5 (8.47%) Splunk
6 3 (5.08%) Sybase
7 2 (3.39%) Citrix
7 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.39%) Remedy
7 2 (3.39%) ThinPrint
8 1 (1.69%) Aareon
8 1 (1.69%) Capita
8 1 (1.69%) Civica
8 1 (1.69%) Cognos
8 1 (1.69%) Kypera
8 1 (1.69%) Northgate
8 1 (1.69%) OpenText
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