The median contractor rate for an Applications Support Analyst was £248 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 24 June 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 Analyst
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 65 61
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 3 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.46% 0.56% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.60% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Median daily rate £248 £413 £172
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +139.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £310 £325
% change year-on-year -7.25% -4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +63.04% +2.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 617 666 869
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.49% 94.07% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 385 455
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 25
Median hourly rate £15.75 £9.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.73% -73.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £13.00 £56.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in Glasgow

Applications Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Support Analyst in Glasgow

Applications Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Support Analyst in Glasgow

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Applications Support Analyst 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 Glasgow region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle