Period
to 20 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Applications Support Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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 Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 91 81
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Engineer 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 0.51% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.55% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £168 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +108.02% -7.81% -
10th Percentile £325 £136 £170
90th Percentile £375 £324 £197
East of England median daily rate £313 £168 £185
% change year-on-year +85.74% -9.05% -43.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £170.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £170.00 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year +553.85% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 1,122 1,282 1,054
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.13% 93.58% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 647 531
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £250 £200 £174
90th Percentile £575 £525 £508
East of England median daily rate £425 £415 £388
% change year-on-year +2.41% +7.10% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 132 91
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £33.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.76% +48.89% +9.76%
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.25 £10.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.13 £46.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.46 £18.00 £20.32
% change year-on-year -3.00% -11.42% -3.82%

Applications Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Applications Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Support Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Applications Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 1 - -
Applications Support Engineer
East of England

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, Applications Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Applications Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) SLA

Applications Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM