Period
to 16 February 2019

The median contractor rate for an Applications Support Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

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 Analyst
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 119 119
Rank change year-on-year -14 0 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 4 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.94% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.98% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 31
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £325 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +116.67% -50.00%
10th Percentile £308 £288 £125
90th Percentile £353 £346 £313
England median daily rate £365 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +4.29% +16.67% -8.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £30.00 -
England median hourly rate £17.00 £28.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -39.82% +2.73% +7.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,322 2,844 3,064
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.01% 95.28% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,494 1,758 1,918
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.65% +4.93% -
10th Percentile £217 £214 £200
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 165 141
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £9.52 £9.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £25.00 £46.50 £38.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +1.08% -

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in the East Midlands

Applications Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Support Analyst in the East Midlands

Applications Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Support Analyst in the East Midlands

Applications Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Analyst within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. 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
Derbyshire 0 2 £338 +50.00%
Leicestershire +12 1 £325 - 2
Northamptonshire -11 1 £313 +4.17% 1
Applications Support Analyst
England

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, Applications Support Analyst 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 East Midlands region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Power BI
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) VMS
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Capita
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) GIS

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) VMS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Capita
2 1 (25.00%) ESRI
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau