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 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank 74 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 7 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.61% 0.99% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.04% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 5
Median daily rate £463 £225 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.55% -4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £190 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £26.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +38.15%
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
1102 1349 1274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.41% 95.00% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 772 791 741
Median daily rate £425 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 48 64
Median hourly rate £19.50 £30.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.55 £44.50 £47.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 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 25 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
Leatherhead +16 3 £475 +5.55%
Weybridge +1 1 - -
Cobham - 1 £450 -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 9 (39.13%) Oracle
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) .NET
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) Java
4 6 (26.09%) MS Office
4 6 (26.09%) Web Services
4 6 (26.09%) Windows
4 6 (26.09%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) XML
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
5 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
5 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
5 5 (21.74%) IIS
5 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
5 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (21.74%) SSH
6 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
6 4 (17.39%) HTML
6 4 (17.39%) PHP
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
7 3 (13.04%) MySQL
7 3 (13.04%) VB
7 3 (13.04%) Siebel

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 5 (21.74%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP CRM
2 1 (4.35%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) SSH
1 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) FTP
3 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
3 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
3 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.70%) IntelliJ
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) JUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) Web Services
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 5 (21.74%) XML
4 4 (17.39%) CSS
4 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (8.70%) EDI
5 2 (8.70%) Java EE
5 2 (8.70%) LAMP
5 2 (8.70%) NHibernate
5 2 (8.70%) SAML
5 2 (8.70%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.70%) Cryptography
1 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
1 2 (8.70%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
2 2 (8.70%) Change Management
2 2 (8.70%) CRM
2 2 (8.70%) Document Management
2 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (8.70%) Kanban
2 2 (8.70%) SDLC
2 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.70%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Scrum
3 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (4.35%) TDD
3 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
4 4 (17.39%) PHP
5 3 (13.04%) VB
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.70%) Perl
6 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.70%) Python
7 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Ansible
1 2 (8.70%) yum
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.04%) Siebel
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) ThinPrint
4 1 (4.35%) Cognos