The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 87 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 13 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.97% 0.44% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.46% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 7
Average daily rate £165 £275 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -17.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £238 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £280 £281
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.86% -24.03%
Applications Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1282 1308 1371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.10% 95.34% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 698 756
Average daily rate £425 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 65 76
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -24.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Applications Support
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Applications Support Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Applications Support
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Applications Support Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Applications Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Applications Support Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Applications Support
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leatherhead - 3 £450 -
Woking -4 2 £425 +70.00% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) Web Services
4 10 (38.46%) XML
4 10 (38.46%) Java
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle
5 9 (34.62%) PHP
5 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
6 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
7 7 (26.92%) MySQL
7 7 (26.92%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) Perl
8 6 (23.08%) JUnit
8 6 (23.08%) MS Office
8 6 (23.08%) Apache
8 6 (23.08%) LAMP
8 6 (23.08%) Subversion
8 6 (23.08%) Web Development
8 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (23.08%) Puppet
8 6 (23.08%) Rackspace
8 6 (23.08%) Ansible
8 6 (23.08%) DevOps
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
9 5 (19.23%) Firewall
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (19.23%) Windows XP

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 6 (23.08%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
2 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.69%) JBoss
4 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.85%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
3 4 (15.38%) HTTPS
3 4 (15.38%) SSH
3 4 (15.38%) Wireshark
4 3 (11.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.69%) MarkLogic
5 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) JUnit
1 6 (23.08%) Subversion
2 4 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 4 (15.38%) IntelliJ
2 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Ant
3 2 (7.69%) Burp Suite
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) GitLab
3 2 (7.69%) Jasmine
3 2 (7.69%) Sinon.JS
3 2 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Automotive
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Web Services
2 10 (38.46%) XML
3 6 (23.08%) LAMP
4 4 (15.38%) ELK Stack
4 4 (15.38%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) Java EE
4 4 (15.38%) SAML
5 3 (11.54%) .NET
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.54%) CSS
5 3 (11.54%) EDI
5 3 (11.54%) J2EE
6 2 (7.69%) JDBC
7 1 (3.85%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
1 4 (15.38%) Cryptography
1 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
1 4 (15.38%) PKI
2 2 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.85%) Derivative
3 1 (3.85%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
6 4 (15.38%) Unix
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.69%) Solaris
8 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) DevOps
1 6 (23.08%) Web Development
2 4 (15.38%) Change Control
2 4 (15.38%) Open Source
2 4 (15.38%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) Change Management
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) CRM
4 2 (7.69%) Document Management
4 2 (7.69%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (7.69%) Investment Management
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) PHP
3 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) Perl
5 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 4 (15.38%) Python
5 4 (15.38%) VB
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.69%) AWK
7 2 (7.69%) Korn
7 2 (7.69%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) MCP
1 4 (15.38%) MCSA
1 4 (15.38%) MCSE
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 4 (15.38%) Terminal Services
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Ansible
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
2 4 (15.38%) Cacti
2 4 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (15.38%) Nagios
2 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 4 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (15.38%) WSUS
2 4 (15.38%) yum
3 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
1 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
2 6 (23.08%) Rackspace
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) CommVault
4 4 (15.38%) Intel Security
4 4 (15.38%) Symantec
4 4 (15.38%) ThinPrint
4 4 (15.38%) VMware
5 3 (11.54%) IBM
6 2 (7.69%) SAP
6 2 (7.69%) Sun
7 1 (3.85%) Charles River
7 1 (3.85%) Fiserv
7 1 (3.85%) Informatica
7 1 (3.85%) Sybase
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