Period
to 14 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Applications Support was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 6 months to 14 August 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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 42 39
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 2 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.74% 0.86% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.92% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Norfolk median daily rate £275 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.33% -
10th Percentile £263 £228 £275
90th Percentile £288 £285 £325
East of England median daily rate £270 £245 £300
% change year-on-year +10.20% -18.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate £21.41 - -
East of England median hourly rate £21.41 £26.00 £32.27
% change year-on-year -17.65% -19.43% +7.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Contract vacancies in Norfolk with a recognized job title 266 326 393
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.79% 93.14% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 216 264
Norfolk median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £165 £225 £160
90th Percentile £538 £509 £519
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 12
Norfolk median hourly rate £16.68 £11.48 £18.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.30% -36.80% +30.36%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.00 £12.75
90th Percentile £24.02 £20.00 £27.22
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £20.56
% change year-on-year -2.86% -14.88% +0.29%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Norfolk

Applications Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Support in Norfolk

Applications Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Support in Norfolk

Applications Support
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
King's Lynn +3 1 £275 +15.79%
Norwich - 1 - -
Applications Support
East of England

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, Applications Support 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 Norfolk region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Civica
2 1 (50.00%) Orchard
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (50.00%) Servitor

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (50.00%) Servitor
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Civica
2 1 (50.00%) Orchard