The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Manager
Rank 570 554 514
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -40
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Manager 11 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.029% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.031% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 6
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£395 £403 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.86% -12.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £320 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £523 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £324 £395
% change year-on-year
+19.69% -18.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45670 44831 38950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.38% 92.58% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 28976 28139 22977
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1776 1874 1982
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Applications Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Applications Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Applications Support Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Applications Support Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Applications Support Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Support Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Applications Support Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 7 £395 -21.00% 2
South East -12 2 £375 +17.18% 1
East of England - 2 £400 -
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Applications Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 14 (41.18%) ITIL
1 14 (41.18%) SLA
2 11 (32.35%) Finance
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
4 7 (20.59%) SAP
4 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
5 6 (17.65%) C#
5 6 (17.65%) Java
5 6 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 6 (17.65%) .NET
5 6 (17.65%) J2EE
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
5 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
6 5 (14.71%) Banking
6 5 (14.71%) UNIX
6 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
6 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
6 5 (14.71%) Fixed Income
7 4 (11.76%) Front Office
7 4 (11.76%) Service Management
7 4 (11.76%) C
7 4 (11.76%) Northgate
7 4 (11.76%) Civica
7 4 (11.76%) Orchard
7 4 (11.76%) BPEL
7 4 (11.76%) Aareon QL
7 4 (11.76%) Aareon

Applications Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Aareon QL
2 1 (2.94%) LatentZero
2 1 (2.94%) thinkFolio
2 1 (2.94%) ION MarketView
2 1 (2.94%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Front Office
4 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
1 6 (17.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Fixed Income
2 3 (8.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.88%) Wiki
4 1 (2.94%) FMCG
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) Equities
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
3 4 (11.76%) Service Management
3 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.76%) BPEL
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
4 3 (8.82%) CRM
4 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) People Management
5 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) HOOD
5 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) C#
2 6 (17.65%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 4 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (41.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) SAP
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Northgate
3 4 (11.76%) Civica
3 4 (11.76%) Orchard
3 4 (11.76%) Aareon
4 2 (5.88%) Charles River
5 1 (2.94%) Teradata
5 1 (2.94%) ION Trading