The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Applications Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 79 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.095% 0.23% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.24% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £375 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +21.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.04 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.24%
Applications Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1012 1232 1143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.29% 95.58% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 569 612
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 45 65
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £43.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Applications Manager in the job title.

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Manager across the Buckinghamshire region.

Applications Manager Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Applications 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Fit Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Kronos
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Fit Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Kronos
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft