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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Analyst
England / South East
Rank 230 232 228
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 11 25 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.30% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.32% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 19
Median daily rate £313 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £253 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £165 £310 £316
% change year-on-year
-46.77% -1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.61 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year
-42.74% -

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
6675 7841 8696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.32% 94.22% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3855 4600 4711
Median daily rate £401 £392 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.16% +4.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 337 408 427
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £54.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +14 3 £290 - 2
Buckinghamshire +6 3 £270 +9.09% 1
Berkshire +15 2 £500 +29.87% 1
Kent - 1 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £300 - 1
Applications Support Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 10 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Orchard
3 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (16.67%) Orchard Housing
4 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 4 (13.33%) Web Services
5 4 (13.33%) XML
5 4 (13.33%) XSLT
5 4 (13.33%) C#
5 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (10.00%) Finance
6 3 (10.00%) .NET
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.00%) IIS
6 3 (10.00%) MCP
6 3 (10.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.67%) Change Control
7 2 (6.67%) Windows
7 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) Remedy
7 2 (6.67%) PACS
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) ETRM
8 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure

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 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (3.33%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (3.33%) OPENHousing
2 1 (3.33%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.33%) PowerCenter
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
1 4 (13.33%) XML
1 4 (13.33%) XSLT
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) PACS
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
2 1 (3.33%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 3 (10.00%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 2 (6.67%) Change Control
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Defect Management
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps
7 1 (3.33%) ETRM
7 1 (3.33%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Orchard
3 2 (6.67%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) Aareon
4 1 (3.33%) Capita
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Civica
4 1 (3.33%) Northgate
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
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