The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Applications Support Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Manager
UK
Rank 578 592 583
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Manager 22 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.051% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.054% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 14
Median daily rate £425 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £390 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £535
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 across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Applications Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Applications Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Support Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Applications Support Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Applications Support Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Applications Support Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Applications Support Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Applications Support Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Applications Support Manager
Top 11 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 18 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
England +18 19 £500 - 6
London +10 10 £388 -8.82% 2
Northamptonshire - 7 £500 -
East Midlands - 7 £500 -
Scotland +25 2 £388 -
South East +22 2 £375 -6.25% 1
Edinburgh +19 2 £388 -
Surrey +20 1 £375 -11.76%
City of London -13 1 £388 -8.82% 1
Berkshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -

Applications Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 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 featuring Applications Support Manager in the job title.

1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) ITIL
3 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
4 8 (22.86%) Oracle
5 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (17.14%) Service Management
7 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.43%) Change Management
8 4 (11.43%) SQL
8 4 (11.43%) QA
9 3 (8.57%) Taleo
9 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
9 3 (8.57%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
9 3 (8.57%) DevOps
9 3 (8.57%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (8.57%) Service Design
9 3 (8.57%) Windows
9 3 (8.57%) Linux
9 3 (8.57%) SLA
9 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
9 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
10 2 (5.71%) Billing
10 2 (5.71%) .NET
10 2 (5.71%) Supplier Management
10 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
10 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2

Applications Support Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (5.71%) JBoss
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.86%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (2.86%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) LAN
1 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.86%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.86%) NHS
1 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
3 7 (20.00%) Project Management
4 6 (17.14%) Service Management
5 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (11.43%) Change Management
7 3 (8.57%) DevOps
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
7 3 (8.57%) Service Design
7 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.86%) RUP
9 1 (2.86%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VB
3 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) CTC Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) ECDL
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Cognos
4 1 (2.86%) CODA
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.86%) Thunderhead