The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Applications Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Specialist
Rank - 146 120
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.034% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.035% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £295 £350
% change year-on-year
+27.11% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £52.50
Applications Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2812 2830 2397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.94% 95.38% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1936 1783 1525
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 132 129
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.50 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Applications Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Applications Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Applications Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Applications Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire