Period
to 17 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Telford during the 6 months to 17 December 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
Shropshire > Telford
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +37
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 1.22% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Telford median daily rate - - -
Shropshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Telford median hourly rate - - -
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Telford. 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
Telford
Contract vacancies in Telford with a recognized job title 317 613 325
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.94% 95.04% 97.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 263 97
Telford median daily rate £461 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.53% - +28.79%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £267
90th Percentile £590 £550 £600
Shropshire median daily rate £450 £423 £390
% change year-on-year +6.51% +8.33% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 16
Telford median hourly rate £35.00 £21.47 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.06% -42.76% +187.25%
10th Percentile £24.20 £21.46 £13.92
90th Percentile £39.20 £21.47 £40.87
Shropshire median hourly rate £35.00 £21.47 £37.50
% change year-on-year +63.06% -42.76% +105.99%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Telford

Applications Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Support in Telford

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, Applications Support 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 Telford region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) WSH
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (75.00%) MSI
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) WMI
2 3 (75.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Application Discovery
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MSI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) WSH
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Application Discovery
1 3 (75.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) WMI
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle