The median contractor rate for a Senior Applications Support Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 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.

Senior Application Support Analyst
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 644 616
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Applications Support Analyst 0 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.007% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.008% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 8
Median daily rate - £415 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42875 51263 50687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.24% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27839 33245 30600
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1489 1590 2025
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Senior Applications Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Applications Support Analyst in the UK

Senior Applications Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Applications Support Analyst in the UK

Senior Applications Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Applications Support Analyst in the UK

Senior Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Applications Support Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XSLT
2 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) HL7
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management

Senior Applications Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (14.29%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) MVS
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) VMS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (14.29%) HL7
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) CA
2 1 (14.29%) Epicor
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft