The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Manager
Rank 499 512 500
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 101 76 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 40 36
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£463 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £388 £450
% change year-on-year
+19.35% -13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.56
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50008 47259 44708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.82% 92.32% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32538 29202 27164
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1871 1881 1962
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Applications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Applications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Applications Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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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
London +15 45 £463 -6.32% 10
North West -13 18 £500 +30.29% 3
South East -28 14 £383 +2.00% 6
South West -3 7 £406 -2.10% 3
East of England +10 6 £550 - 6
West Midlands +5 4 £463 -
East Midlands -9 4 £378 +7.85%
Yorkshire -30 2 £365 -43.84% 1
North East -25 1 £360 -
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Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 60 (31.25%) Project Management
2 55 (28.65%) Finance
3 41 (21.35%) ITIL
4 40 (20.83%) Service Delivery
4 40 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (18.23%) PRINCE2
6 33 (17.19%) Service Management
7 29 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (14.06%) Security Cleared
9 21 (10.94%) Supplier Management
9 21 (10.94%) SLA
9 21 (10.94%) Microsoft
10 20 (10.42%) Windows
11 18 (9.38%) .NET
12 17 (8.85%) DV Cleared
12 17 (8.85%) Migration
13 16 (8.33%) Oracle
13 16 (8.33%) SQL
13 16 (8.33%) Change Management
14 15 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (7.29%) MS Excel
15 14 (7.29%) CRM
15 14 (7.29%) Java
15 14 (7.29%) UNIX
15 14 (7.29%) Banking
15 14 (7.29%) Problem Management
15 14 (7.29%) ITIL V3
15 14 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (6.77%) Performance Management
16 13 (6.77%) SQL Server

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 12 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.69%) Apache
3 6 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.60%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.56%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.04%) IIS
6 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.52%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.52%) JBoss
7 1 (0.52%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.21%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.08%) MS Project
4 4 (2.08%) MS Office
5 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.04%) Maximo
4 2 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.52%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.52%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.52%) Summit
5 1 (0.52%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.52%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.52%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.52%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.52%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.56%) Veeva
2 2 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.56%) Firewall
2 2 (1.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.52%) Intranet
3 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.52%) Network Security
3 1 (0.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (6.77%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (3.65%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.04%) DB2
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.04%) Big Data
7 2 (1.04%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.52%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.52%) DTS
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.52%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.04%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.04%) AccuRev
2 2 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 55 (28.65%) Finance
2 14 (7.29%) Banking
3 8 (4.17%) Retail
3 8 (4.17%) Legal
4 6 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.56%) Marketing
7 2 (1.04%) Publishing
7 2 (1.04%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.04%) Local Government
8 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.38%) .NET
2 8 (4.17%) J2EE
3 4 (2.08%) WCF
3 4 (2.08%) Web Services
4 3 (1.56%) XML
4 3 (1.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (1.56%) HTML
5 2 (1.04%) AppFabric
5 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.52%) WAP
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.52%) Middleware
6 1 (0.52%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.52%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.69%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.65%) BYOD
3 7 (3.65%) Fat Client
3 7 (3.65%) Thin Client
4 6 (3.13%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.60%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.04%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.04%) PMI
6 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.04%) Economics
6 2 (1.04%) CMDB
6 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.52%) EPoS
7 1 (0.52%) NHS
7 1 (0.52%) FMCG
7 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.42%) Windows
2 14 (7.29%) UNIX
3 7 (3.65%) Linux
4 3 (1.56%) Solaris
5 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.52%) AIX
6 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.52%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (31.25%) Project Management
2 41 (21.35%) ITIL
3 40 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 40 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (18.23%) PRINCE2
5 33 (17.19%) Service Management
6 29 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (10.94%) Supplier Management
8 17 (8.85%) Migration
9 16 (8.33%) Change Management
10 14 (7.29%) CRM
10 14 (7.29%) Problem Management
10 14 (7.29%) ITIL V3
10 14 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (6.77%) Performance Management
12 12 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (5.73%) ETL
14 10 (5.21%) E-Commerce
14 10 (5.21%) SDLC
15 9 (4.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.33%) SQL
2 14 (7.29%) Java
3 11 (5.73%) C
4 8 (4.17%) C#
5 6 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.60%) C++
7 4 (2.08%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.08%) Python
8 3 (1.56%) VB
9 2 (1.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (14.06%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.85%) DV Cleared
3 11 (5.73%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (3.65%) PMI Certification
6 6 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.60%) PMP
7 5 (2.60%) HNC
7 5 (2.60%) HND
8 3 (1.56%) ISEB
8 3 (1.56%) Degree
9 2 (1.04%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.04%) CISM
10 1 (0.52%) CIMA
10 1 (0.52%) ACCA
10 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.94%) SLA
2 11 (5.73%) QA
3 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.52%) GAMP
4 1 (0.52%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (3.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.04%) Snort
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (1.04%) SCCM
2 2 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.33%) Oracle
3 6 (3.13%) SAP
4 5 (2.60%) IBM
4 5 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.08%) HP
6 3 (1.56%) Siebel
6 3 (1.56%) Symantec
7 2 (1.04%) Sourcefire
7 2 (1.04%) Tableau
8 1 (0.52%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.52%) Murex
8 1 (0.52%) Capita
8 1 (0.52%) Avaloq
8 1 (0.52%) hybris
8 1 (0.52%) Charles River
8 1 (0.52%) BT
8 1 (0.52%) VMware
8 1 (0.52%) Teradata
8 1 (0.52%) Cognos
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