Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Support Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Application Support Manager
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 795 841 798
Rank change year-on-year +46 -43 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Manager 36 32 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.033% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.034% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 58
England median daily rate £500 £400 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -17.53% +21.25%
10th Percentile £400 £316 £368
90th Percentile £613 £531 £550
UK median daily rate £500 £395 £475
% change year-on-year +26.58% -16.84% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88968 93021 99725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59275 61281 64512
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2638 3004 3828
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Applications Support Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Applications Support Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Manager in England

Applications Support Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Support Manager in England

Applications Support Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support Manager in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Support Manager in England

Applications Support Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Support Manager in England

Applications Support Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 20 £418 +7.05% 1
Midlands +25 9 £500 - 1
East Midlands +5 7 £500 -
South East +12 3 £413 +8.55% 1
North of England +66 2 £500 +25.00%
West Midlands +36 2 £575 - 1
North West +27 1 - -
East of England -21 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Applications Support Manager
UK

Applications Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

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

1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 13 (36.11%) Oracle
3 7 (19.44%) ERP
3 7 (19.44%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
3 7 (19.44%) Finance
3 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
3 7 (19.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) Line Management
6 4 (11.11%) Service Management
6 4 (11.11%) Front Office
6 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (8.33%) Windows
7 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (8.33%) SLA
7 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (8.33%) ITSM
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software

Applications Support Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (8.33%) thinkFolio
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (2.78%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.78%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.78%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.78%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
1 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) DataStage
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Front Office
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) J2EE
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) EPoS
3 1 (2.78%) FMCG
3 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) AIX
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) ERP
2 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
2 7 (19.44%) Project Management
2 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
2 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) Line Management
5 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.11%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.33%) ITSM
6 3 (8.33%) People Management
6 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.56%) Release Management
7 2 (5.56%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.56%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.78%) ABAP
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.78%) Sun
4 1 (2.78%) Sybase