The median contractor rate for an Applications Support was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 June 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
England > Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 136 120
Rank change year-on-year +16 -16  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 4 9 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.32% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.33% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 23
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £288 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.73% -  
10th Percentile £166 £220 £210
90th Percentile £470 £294 £338
England median daily rate £400 £360 £340
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -18.18% +30.95%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1991 2690 2812
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.74% 96.17% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4323 6472 7285
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
10th Percentile £235 £263 £243
90th Percentile £538 £563 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 218 436
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £15.32 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.40% +20.15%  
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £8.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £27.45 £40.00
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Yorkshire

Applications Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Support in Yorkshire

Applications Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Support in Yorkshire

Applications Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Support in Yorkshire

Applications Support
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
South Yorkshire - 3 £235 -
West Yorkshire +21 1 £500 +73.91% 9
Applications Support
England

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
6 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
7 3 (17.65%) Apache
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
7 3 (17.65%) IIS
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.76%) Linux
8 2 (11.76%) MSMQ
8 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
8 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
1 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Ingres
3 1 (5.88%) MS Access
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
3 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
3 3 (17.65%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) MSMQ
5 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Application Discovery
4 1 (5.88%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) People Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) HNC
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) Netcool
1 1 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) Unicenter
1 1 (5.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Capita
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Meridio
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Veritas
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
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