The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Support Manager
Rank 542 538 514
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Manager 37 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.052% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.056% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 5
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£475 £463 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -14.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £396 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £550 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £435 £650
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -33.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
47948 46300 40780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.45% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29326 27479 23389
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1938 2165
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 5 March 2015.

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 28 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 5 March 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
England -11 23 £475 +2.70% 5
London +10 21 £475 +2.15% 2
Scotland - 6 £485 - 2
City of London - 3 £550 -
South East -25 2 £355 -32.05%
Hampshire - 2 £355 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Leeds - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 3
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Kent - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Stirling - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
Watford - - - -
West Malling - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Horsham - - - -

Applications Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 21 (44.68%) ITIL
2 15 (31.91%) SharePoint
3 13 (27.66%) Finance
4 12 (25.53%) SQL
5 11 (23.40%) SLA
5 11 (23.40%) CRM
6 9 (19.15%) Change Management
6 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
7 8 (17.02%) Oracle
7 8 (17.02%) Java
7 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (14.89%) .NET
8 7 (14.89%) SAP
8 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
9 6 (12.77%) JBoss
9 6 (12.77%) Service Management
9 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
9 6 (12.77%) BPMN
10 5 (10.64%) Front Office
10 5 (10.64%) RUP
10 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
10 5 (10.64%) Fixed Income
11 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.51%) Northgate
11 4 (8.51%) Civica
11 4 (8.51%) Orchard
11 4 (8.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
12 3 (6.38%) SAN

Applications Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 15 (31.91%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.77%) JBoss
3 3 (6.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.13%) Endur
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) LatentZero
2 1 (2.13%) thinkFolio
2 1 (2.13%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.26%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Front Office
3 3 (6.38%) Investment Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
2 3 (6.38%) Web Services
3 2 (4.26%) J2EE
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Fixed Income
2 4 (8.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.26%) Wiki
3 2 (4.26%) Derivative
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Equities
4 1 (2.13%) FMCG
4 1 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) ITIL
2 11 (23.40%) CRM
3 9 (19.15%) Change Management
3 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.89%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.77%) Service Management
6 6 (12.77%) BPMN
7 5 (10.64%) RUP
7 5 (10.64%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.38%) Migration
9 3 (6.38%) Data Management
10 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Data Management
10 2 (4.26%) Investment Management
10 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
10 2 (4.26%) Logistics
10 2 (4.26%) Project Management
11 1 (2.13%) ITSM
11 1 (2.13%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.26%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
1 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) SAP
3 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.51%) Northgate
4 4 (8.51%) Civica
4 4 (8.51%) Orchard
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.38%) Charles River
5 3 (6.38%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) OpenLink
6 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.13%) ION Trading
6 1 (2.13%) Teradata
6 1 (2.13%) Triple Point
6 1 (2.13%) Trayport
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