The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Manager
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Manager 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.71% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £365 £400
% change year-on-year
+36.98% -8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Applications Support Manager
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
113 123 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 96.58% 92.48% 97.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 73 81
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £295 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 25
Average hourly rate £16.84 £18.00 £36.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.44% -50.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £22.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £53.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Applications Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Support Manager in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Applications Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Support Manager across the Chester region.

Applications Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Applications Support Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support Manager across the Chester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Applications Support Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Applications Support Manager
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region that cited Applications Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Manager in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Web Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Contactless
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe

Applications Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region that cited Applications Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Applications Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Contactless
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM