The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Manager
Rank 495 419 480
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +61
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 95 84 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 39 53
Average daily rate £418 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £560 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £450 £449
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £60.00 £35.00 £26.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +33.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.54 £35.00 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+32.95% +33.18%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Applications Manager
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -23 45 £493 +3.68% 18
South East -1 31 £375 +14.50% 5
East of England -23 9 £404 -37.88% 2
East Midlands -6 5 £250 -33.33% 2
North East - 2 £348 -
West Midlands -15 1 £400 -
South West -21 1 £538 +19.44% 1
Yorkshire -26 1 £600 +60.00%
North West - - - - 3
Applications Manager
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Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 63 (35.00%) Finance
2 52 (28.89%) ITIL
3 35 (19.44%) Project Management
4 32 (17.78%) Service Management
5 31 (17.22%) Microsoft
5 31 (17.22%) PRINCE2
6 30 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 29 (16.11%) Oracle
7 29 (16.11%) Windows
8 27 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (14.44%) SQL
10 22 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (11.67%) SQL Server
11 21 (11.67%) SLA
12 19 (10.56%) SAP
12 19 (10.56%) Banking
13 18 (10.00%) QA
14 16 (8.89%) CRM
15 15 (8.33%) Change Management
16 14 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (7.22%) MS Excel
17 13 (7.22%) Web Services
17 13 (7.22%) Configuration Management
17 13 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (7.22%) Programme Management
17 13 (7.22%) Performance Management
18 12 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 12 (6.67%) Security Cleared
18 12 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
18 12 (6.67%) Migration

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.11%) Apache
5 2 (1.11%) IIS
5 2 (1.11%) Confluence
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.56%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.56%) Captiva
6 1 (0.56%) CMS
6 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.56%) Documentum
Applications
1 13 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.56%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.67%) MS Office
4 2 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.11%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.56%) SAP SM
4 1 (0.56%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.67%) Network Security
1 3 (1.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.67%) Internet
1 3 (1.67%) Firewall
2 2 (1.11%) VPN
2 2 (1.11%) DNS
3 1 (0.56%) AMQP
3 1 (0.56%) LDAP
3 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.56%) SMS
3 1 (0.56%) SMTP
3 1 (0.56%) FTP
3 1 (0.56%) IPv4
3 1 (0.56%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (7.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
6 10 (5.56%) OLAP
7 9 (5.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.22%) DataStage
8 4 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.22%) Spotfire
8 4 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.56%) DB2
11 1 (0.56%) MS Access
11 1 (0.56%) DTS
Development Applications
1 10 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.11%) JIRA
3 2 (1.11%) Maven
3 2 (1.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.11%) Hudson
3 2 (1.11%) PhoneGap
4 1 (0.56%) FindBugs
4 1 (0.56%) FishEye
4 1 (0.56%) Gradle
4 1 (0.56%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.56%) dotCover
4 1 (0.56%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.56%) Subversion
4 1 (0.56%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.56%) MSI
General
1 63 (35.00%) Finance
2 19 (10.56%) Banking
3 10 (5.56%) Retail
4 6 (3.33%) Back Office
5 5 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.22%) Marketing
6 4 (2.22%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.67%) Front Office
8 2 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.11%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.11%) Japanese Language
8 2 (1.11%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.56%) Local Government
9 1 (0.56%) Advertising
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.22%) Web Services
2 12 (6.67%) .NET
3 11 (6.11%) ASP.NET
3 11 (6.11%) XML
4 6 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (2.78%) HTML
6 4 (2.22%) COM
7 3 (1.67%) HTML5
7 3 (1.67%) Application Packaging
7 3 (1.67%) Middleware
8 2 (1.11%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.11%) iOS SDK
9 1 (0.56%) RESTful
9 1 (0.56%) Spring
9 1 (0.56%) WCF
9 1 (0.56%) XML Messaging
9 1 (0.56%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.56%) SOAP
9 1 (0.56%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.89%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.33%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.22%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.22%) NHS
6 3 (1.67%) PKI
7 2 (1.11%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.56%) Economics
8 1 (0.56%) Derivative
8 1 (0.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.56%) Tandem
8 1 (0.56%) Equities
8 1 (0.56%) Replication
8 1 (0.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.11%) Windows
2 9 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.44%) Linux
4 7 (3.89%) Solaris
5 6 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.78%) UNIX
7 3 (1.67%) Android
7 3 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.67%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.67%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (28.89%) ITIL
2 35 (19.44%) Project Management
3 32 (17.78%) Service Management
4 31 (17.22%) PRINCE2
5 30 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 27 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (8.89%) CRM
9 15 (8.33%) Change Management
10 13 (7.22%) Configuration Management
10 13 (7.22%) Programme Management
10 13 (7.22%) Performance Management
11 12 (6.67%) Migration
12 11 (6.11%) SOA
12 11 (6.11%) ETL
12 11 (6.11%) Scrum
12 11 (6.11%) Workflow
13 10 (5.56%) RDF
13 10 (5.56%) Release Management
14 9 (5.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.44%) SQL
2 12 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 12 (6.67%) C#
3 11 (6.11%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.67%) Ruby
4 3 (1.67%) Objective-C
5 2 (1.11%) Python
5 2 (1.11%) C
5 2 (1.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.11%) Perl
6 1 (0.56%) Java
6 1 (0.56%) C++
6 1 (0.56%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 12 (6.67%) Security Cleared
1 12 (6.67%) PMP
1 12 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 10 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (5.00%) Degree
4 8 (4.44%) APMP
4 8 (4.44%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.89%) MCDST
6 4 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.67%) SLA
2 18 (10.00%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) GxP
System Software
1 7 (3.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) UAG
2 1 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.56%) Squid
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.56%) SCCM
2 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (17.22%) Microsoft
2 29 (16.11%) Oracle
3 19 (10.56%) SAP
4 6 (3.33%) Apple
5 4 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.22%) IBM
5 4 (2.22%) Axway
6 3 (1.67%) ION Trading
6 3 (1.67%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.11%) Citrix
7 2 (1.11%) CA
8 1 (0.56%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.56%) M86 Security
8 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.56%) Northgate
8 1 (0.56%) Civica
8 1 (0.56%) Capita
8 1 (0.56%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.56%) Perforce
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