The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Support Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support Manager
Rank 548 568 579
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Manager 32 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.002% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.002% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £475 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £394
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49763 47179 53563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.42% 92.54% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30243 27592 29833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1973 2142 2712
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%

Applications Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 23 July 2014.

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 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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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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
England +16 31 £375 -21.05% 12
South East - 14 £375 - 6
Hampshire - 12 £375 - 2
London +9 8 £625 +31.57% 4
North West - 7 £378 - 1
Southampton - 5 £375 -
City of London +31 3 £555 +16.84% 1
East Sussex - 2 £425 - 2
Brighton - 2 £425 - 2
South West - 1 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Somerset - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Dunstable - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -

Applications Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 29 (55.77%) ITIL
2 14 (26.92%) Service Delivery
3 12 (23.08%) SLA
3 12 (23.08%) Finance
3 12 (23.08%) Service Desk Management
4 10 (19.23%) Performance Management
5 9 (17.31%) Client/Server
6 8 (15.38%) Windows
6 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (15.38%) MCDST
6 8 (15.38%) PaaS
6 8 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 8 (15.38%) IaaS
7 7 (13.46%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.54%) Service Management
8 6 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (11.54%) SQL
8 6 (11.54%) Retail
8 6 (11.54%) Risk Management
9 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.62%) DevOps
10 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
10 4 (7.69%) Change Management
11 3 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (5.77%) Oracle
11 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (5.77%) Migration
11 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement

Applications Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) PaaS
1 8 (15.38%) IaaS
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) DTS
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) German Language
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
1 2 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.92%) Derivative
3 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) ITIL
2 14 (26.92%) Service Delivery
3 12 (23.08%) Service Desk Management
4 10 (19.23%) Performance Management
5 8 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 7 (13.46%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 6 (11.54%) Service Management
8 5 (9.62%) DevOps
8 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.69%) Change Management
10 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (5.77%) Migration
10 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity Planning
11 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity
11 2 (3.85%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
11 2 (3.85%) BPEL
11 2 (3.85%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
2 2 (3.85%) C#
2 2 (3.85%) Java
2 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (15.38%) MCDST
2 6 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) SAP
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £650.00 - £750.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £360 - £390 per day
Posted: 27 days ago