The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Wales 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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £338 £250
% change year-on-year
-8.14% +35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
Applications Support
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Wales 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
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45 130 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 97.83% 95.59% 97.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 80 36
Median daily rate £508 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.41% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Median hourly rate £10.00 £13.50 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +9.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Applications Support
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Applications Support Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 2 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 West Wales region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management

Applications Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java