The median contractor rate for an Applications Support Manager was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 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
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 415 421 425
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support Manager 3 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.014% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.015% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 9
Median daily rate £650 £450 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +13.92%  
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 London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19415 20367 22175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.27% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13846 14783 15457
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 225 377
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -5.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Applications Support Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support Manager in London

Applications Support Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Support Manager in London

Applications Support Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Support Manager in London

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region featuring Applications Support Manager in the job title.

1 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (20.00%) Process Management
4 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (13.33%) QA
5 2 (13.33%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (13.33%) Unix
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Billing
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.67%) WS-I
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence

Applications Support Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Billing
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (6.67%) Front Office
5 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) WS-I
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Process Management
3 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle