The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Applications Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 81 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 14 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.07% 0.63% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.66% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 6
Median daily rate £425 £300 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -8.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £240 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £16.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+53.03% -12.00%
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
1250 1216 1305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.35% 95.15% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 817 668 738
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 59 79
Median hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.49 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

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 26 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Leatherhead - 3 £450 -
Woking -1 2 £425 +70.00% 2
Chertsey - 1 £388 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 - - 2
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Surrey region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) XML
2 11 (40.74%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 11 (40.74%) Windows
3 10 (37.04%) PHP
3 10 (37.04%) Web Services
4 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
5 7 (25.93%) SQL
5 7 (25.93%) MySQL
5 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
6 6 (22.22%) Ansible
6 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 6 (22.22%) Perl
6 6 (22.22%) JUnit
6 6 (22.22%) MS Office
6 6 (22.22%) Apache
6 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 6 (22.22%) LAMP
6 6 (22.22%) Subversion
7 5 (18.52%) Firewall
7 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco
7 5 (18.52%) HTML
8 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
8 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
8 4 (14.81%) .NET

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (22.22%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.41%) IIS
4 2 (7.41%) JBoss
4 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) FTP
3 4 (14.81%) HTTPS
3 4 (14.81%) SSH
3 4 (14.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.41%) MarkLogic
5 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) JUnit
1 6 (22.22%) Subversion
2 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
2 4 (14.81%) IntelliJ
2 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.81%) Maven
3 2 (7.41%) Ant
3 2 (7.41%) Burp Suite
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) GitLab
3 2 (7.41%) Jasmine
3 2 (7.41%) Sinon.JS
3 2 (7.41%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) XML
2 10 (37.04%) Web Services
3 6 (22.22%) LAMP
4 5 (18.52%) HTML
5 4 (14.81%) .NET
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
5 4 (14.81%) CSS
5 4 (14.81%) EDI
5 4 (14.81%) Java EE
5 4 (14.81%) SAML
6 3 (11.11%) J2EE
7 2 (7.41%) ELK Stack
7 2 (7.41%) JDBC
8 1 (3.70%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
1 4 (14.81%) Cryptography
1 4 (14.81%) Driving Licence
1 4 (14.81%) PKI
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.70%) Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) Windows
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
6 4 (14.81%) Unix
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (7.41%) Solaris
8 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) DevOps
1 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
1 4 (14.81%) Service Management
1 4 (14.81%) Web Development
2 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 3 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) Change Control
3 2 (7.41%) CRM
3 2 (7.41%) Document Management
3 2 (7.41%) Fund Accounting
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Management
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Open Source
3 2 (7.41%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) SDLC
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) PHP
3 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Perl
5 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
5 4 (14.81%) Python
6 2 (7.41%) AWK
6 2 (7.41%) Korn
6 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.41%) sed
6 2 (7.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) MCP
2 2 (7.41%) MCSA
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (14.81%) Terminal Services
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Ansible
2 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 4 (14.81%) yum
3 2 (7.41%) Cacti
3 2 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (7.41%) Nagios
3 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
3 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.41%) WSUS
4 1 (3.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) Citrix
4 4 (14.81%) Rackspace
4 4 (14.81%) ThinPrint
4 4 (14.81%) VMware
5 3 (11.11%) IBM
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.41%) CommVault
6 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
6 2 (7.41%) SAP
6 2 (7.41%) Symantec
7 1 (3.70%) Charles River
7 1 (3.70%) Fiserv
7 1 (3.70%) Informatica
7 1 (3.70%) Sun
7 1 (3.70%) Sybase