The median contractor rate for an Applications Support Analyst was £113 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 28 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 59 70
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Analyst 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.78% 0.15% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.16% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £113 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £310 £325
% change year-on-year +0.80% -4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +48.51% +12.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 589 639 813
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 92.46% 96.23% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1192 1240 1678
Median daily rate £425 £411 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.34% +9.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 162 257
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.25 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £32.25 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Analyst in Hertfordshire

Applications Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Support Analyst in Hertfordshire

Applications Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Support Analyst in Hertfordshire

Applications Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Applications Support Analyst
East of England

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITSM
2 4 (80.00%) NHS
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) ThinApp
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) ITSM
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) VMware