The median contractor rate for an Applications Support Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 610 607
Rank change year-on-year +39 -3  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Manager 12 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.020% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.021% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 13
Median daily rate £500 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £355 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £504 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £385 £388
% change year-on-year +29.87% -0.64%  
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 40967 46994 47631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.77% 95.03% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 91549 110551 112831
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £256 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4078 4763 6999
Median hourly rate £18.18 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £44.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 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
North of England +63 4 £500 +25.00% 1
London +12 3 £650 +44.44% 3
South East +24 2 £470 +22.07% 1
Yorkshire +19 2 £500 +25.00% 1
East Midlands - 2 £500 -
Midlands - 2 £500 -
North West - 2 £500 -
South West -2 1 - -
Applications Support Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 10 (30.30%) Finance
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Service Management
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.15%) Oracle
4 5 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (12.12%) SDLC
5 4 (12.12%) Network Security
5 4 (12.12%) Retail
6 3 (9.09%) QA
6 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking
6 3 (9.09%) ERP
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) Process Management
6 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.09%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (6.06%) Release Management
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.06%) Unix
7 2 (6.06%) Linux
7 2 (6.06%) SLA
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.03%) Sonata
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Network Security
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Retail
4 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Billing
6 1 (3.03%) Back Office
6 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.03%) Front Office
6 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) EPoS
3 1 (3.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Service Management
3 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) SDLC
6 3 (9.09%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (9.09%) ERP
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
6 3 (9.09%) Process Management
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.06%) Release Management
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.03%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.03%) Lean Manufacturing
8 1 (3.03%) Time Management
8 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
3 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) SAP