The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Applications Support Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Manager
England / South East
Rank 229 253 254
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Manager 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.055% 0.024% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.025% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £381 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +12.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £365
% change year-on-year
- +36.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6771 7870 8682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.25% 94.24% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3911 4624 4712
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 336 412 423
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.02 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Applications Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Applications Support Manager in the job title.

Applications Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Applications Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Applications Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Applications Support Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Applications Support Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Applications Support Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
West Sussex +5 2 £388 +3.33%
Surrey +17 1 £375 -11.76%
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Applications Support Manager
England

Applications Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Applications Support Manager 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 South East region featuring Applications Support Manager in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management

Applications Support Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (20.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat