The median contractor rate for a Applications Support Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Support Manager
UK / England
Rank 551 594 563
Rank change year-on-year +43 -31  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Manager 19 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.046% 0.049% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.052% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 19
Median daily rate £500 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £287 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £494 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £533 £463
% change year-on-year -34.27% +15.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 38892 46305 45014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.87% 95.20% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25282 30341 27633
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1342 1464 1808
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.91 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Applications Support Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Applications Support Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 March 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
London +2 12 £500 +17.64% 3
South East - 7 £450 - 1
Applications Support Manager
UK

Applications Support Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 (43.90%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) Service Delivery
2 11 (26.83%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) Service Management
4 7 (17.07%) Project Management
4 7 (17.07%) Oracle
5 6 (14.63%) Banking
5 6 (14.63%) QA
5 6 (14.63%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
6 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.76%) Process Management
7 4 (9.76%) Linux
7 4 (9.76%) Unix
7 4 (9.76%) Billing
7 4 (9.76%) Network Security
7 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) SDLC
7 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (7.32%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL V3
8 3 (7.32%) Contingency Planning
8 3 (7.32%) Retail
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.32%) Retail Banking
8 3 (7.32%) SLA
8 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.88%) Change Management
9 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
9 2 (4.88%) Taleo

Applications Support Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.44%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Network Security
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Billing
4 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 3 (7.32%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
1 4 (9.76%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
1 11 (26.83%) Service Delivery
2 8 (19.51%) Service Management
3 7 (17.07%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Process Management
4 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (9.76%) SDLC
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL V3
5 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.88%) Change Management
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps
6 2 (4.88%) Migration
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.88%) Service Design
7 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.44%) Release Management
7 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
2 3 (7.32%) SLA
3 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Cognos
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
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