The median contractor rate for a Applications Specialist was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Specialist
South East / Surrey
Rank 86 - 94
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Specialist 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.26% - 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +9.67% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1067 1227 1334
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.09% 96.54% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 798 720
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 104 58
Median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.84% +71.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.03 £52.63 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Applications Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Applications Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Specialist in Surrey

Applications Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Specialist in Surrey

Applications Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Specialist in Surrey over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Specialist in Surrey

Applications Specialist
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Specialist within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Camberley - 1 £525 - 1
Woking - 1 £275 -
Applications Specialist
South East

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Applications Specialist 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 Surrey region featuring Applications Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) Moodle
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Linux

Applications Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) Moodle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
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