The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Support Manager
Rank 392 398 393
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Manager 16 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.080% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.085% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 6
Average daily rate £400 £475 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £423 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £577 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+40.84% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Applications Support Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
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 London

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

Applications Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Applications Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Applications Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Applications Support Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Applications Support Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Applications Support Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Applications Support Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Applications Support Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +34 2 £425 -22.72%
Hayes - 2 £425 -
Applications Support Manager
England

Applications Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 10 (32.26%) SQL
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle
3 7 (22.58%) Unix
3 7 (22.58%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) Finance
5 5 (16.13%) Investment Management
5 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
5 5 (16.13%) J2EE
5 5 (16.13%) Java
5 5 (16.13%) Back Office
6 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
6 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.90%) Charles River
6 4 (12.90%) C
6 4 (12.90%) C#
6 4 (12.90%) .NET
6 4 (12.90%) Apache
6 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
6 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
6 4 (12.90%) Wealth Management
6 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (12.90%) BPEL
7 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) Retail
7 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
7 3 (9.68%) Avaloq

Applications Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (12.90%) Apache
1 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Sonata
1 3 (9.68%) Tercero
2 1 (3.23%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP PM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP PP
2 1 (3.23%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) PBX
2 1 (3.23%) Skype
2 1 (3.23%) SSH
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Back Office
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Front Office
5 1 (3.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) J2EE
2 4 (12.90%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.23%) Derivative
1 1 (3.23%) Equities
1 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
1 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Unix
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X Server
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Investment Management
3 4 (12.90%) BPEL
3 4 (12.90%) Wealth Management
4 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) Fund Accounting
6 1 (3.23%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (3.23%) Logistics
6 1 (3.23%) Open Source
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) C
3 4 (12.90%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.45%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.45%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CISSP
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Samba
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) WSUS
2 1 (3.23%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Charles River
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) ATG
3 3 (9.68%) Avaloq
3 3 (9.68%) FNZ
4 2 (6.45%) Apple
4 2 (6.45%) Fiserv
4 2 (6.45%) Pega
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Informatica
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Sybase