Period
to 25 May 2018

The median contractor rate for an Applications Support was £185 per day in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 25 May 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 25 30
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.42% 1.17% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.23% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Peterborough median daily rate £185 £238 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.11% - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £185 £231 £325
% change year-on-year -20.00% -28.85% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Contract vacancies in Peterborough with a recognized job title 224 163 175
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.92% 95.32% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 93 88
Peterborough median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -4.06%
10th Percentile £117 £161 £106
90th Percentile £538 £493 £504
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 17 22
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% -5.26% +14.00%
10th Percentile £11.65 £10.79 £8.75
90th Percentile £20.40 £24.70 £34.22
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £32.68
% change year-on-year -30.00% -23.49% +63.38%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Peterborough

Applications Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Support in Peterborough

Applications Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Support in Peterborough

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Peterborough region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

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

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL