Period
to 13 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Application Support
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 0.74% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median daily rate - - -
Scotland median daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year +10.66% -6.15% +83.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.25 £17.25 -
% change year-on-year -11.59% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies in Aberdeen with a recognized job title 130 91 74
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.59% 97.85% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 36 26
Aberdeen median daily rate £370 £293 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.50% -18.18% +8.95%
10th Percentile £149 £139 £124
90th Percentile £475 £394 £506
Scotland median daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year +6.90% -0.68% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 11
Aberdeen median hourly rate £32.50 £14.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +124.14% -61.33% +161.32%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.08 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.50 £40.43 £47.50
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -19.05% +20.00%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings that featured Applications Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Aberdeen

Applications Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Support in Aberdeen

Applications Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Support in Aberdeen

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, 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 Aberdeen region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL