The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 57 68 74
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 18 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.91% 0.13% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 0.14% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 3
Average daily rate £500 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £431 £431
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.10 £42.38
% change year-on-year
- -14.80%
Applications Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
859 727 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 91.00% 94.29% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 421 427
Average daily rate £400 £380 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 49 72
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £20.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% -10.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.72 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.30 £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Manager in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Applications Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Applications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Applications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Applications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Applications Manager
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 11 £506 -
Chester - 5 £475 -
Knutsford - 2 - -
Applications Manager
North West

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Applications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Applications Manager in their job title.

1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 10 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 9 (25.71%) Finance
5 8 (22.86%) Android
6 7 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 6 (17.14%) ITIL V3
7 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
7 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
8 5 (14.29%) Service Management
8 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle
8 5 (14.29%) Supplier Management
8 5 (14.29%) Banking
9 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
9 4 (11.43%) C
9 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
9 4 (11.43%) Project Management
10 3 (8.57%) Java
10 3 (8.57%) ERP
10 3 (8.57%) IBM
10 3 (8.57%) Python
10 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (8.57%) Internet
10 3 (8.57%) C++
10 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
10 3 (8.57%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (5.71%) Re-Platforming
11 2 (5.71%) Windows Server

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Applications Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Applications Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) iPlanet
2 2 (5.71%) JBoss
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) SSL
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
2 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Introscope
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
1 2 (5.71%) CSS
1 2 (5.71%) CSS3
1 2 (5.71%) HTML
1 2 (5.71%) HTML5
1 2 (5.71%) jQuery
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Contactless
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Handset
4 1 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Android
2 7 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.71%) AIX
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Unix
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 10 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 6 (17.14%) ITIL V3
4 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
5 5 (14.29%) Service Management
5 5 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 4 (11.43%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) ERP
7 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Change Control
8 2 (5.71%) Data Management
8 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.71%) ETL
8 2 (5.71%) Line Management
8 2 (5.71%) Matrix Management
8 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.43%) C
3 3 (8.57%) C++
3 3 (8.57%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) Python
4 2 (5.71%) Jython
4 2 (5.71%) Korn
4 2 (5.71%) Perl
4 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) IBM
3 2 (5.71%) CA
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.71%) Sun
4 1 (2.86%) BT
4 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow