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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Manager
Rank 489 471 440
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -31
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 84 95 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 74 30
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £590 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £458
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £33.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+27.00% -5.51%
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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
46038 44890 39234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.43% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28471 27469 23064
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1820 1898 2085
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +16 48 £448 -6.03% 16
South East -41 14 £398 +9.65% 4
North West - 7 £400 - 1
East of England +10 6 £400 -0.92% 4
Yorkshire -16 4 £330 -12.00%
West Midlands -7 3 £388 -22.50%
North East +8 1 £345 -0.71%
South West -5 1 £418 -22.32%
East Midlands - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
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Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 51 (30.54%) Finance
2 42 (25.15%) ITIL
3 39 (23.35%) Project Management
4 25 (14.97%) Windows
5 24 (14.37%) PRINCE2
6 23 (13.77%) SQL
7 20 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (11.38%) Oracle
8 19 (11.38%) SLA
8 19 (11.38%) Migration
8 19 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (10.78%) Change Management
10 17 (10.18%) .NET
11 16 (9.58%) Problem Management
11 16 (9.58%) Security Cleared
12 15 (8.98%) Microsoft
13 14 (8.38%) Service Management
14 13 (7.78%) SharePoint
14 13 (7.78%) SC Cleared
14 13 (7.78%) Banking
15 12 (7.19%) ERP
15 12 (7.19%) CRM
15 12 (7.19%) IIS
15 12 (7.19%) SAP
15 12 (7.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 11 (6.59%) Service Delivery
17 10 (5.99%) Oracle EBS
18 9 (5.39%) Telecoms
18 9 (5.39%) Microsoft App-V
18 9 (5.39%) Supplier Management

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 13 (7.78%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.19%) IIS
3 3 (1.80%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.20%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.60%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
5 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (4.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.40%) MS Project
2 4 (2.40%) MS Office
2 4 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.99%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (3.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (2.99%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (2.40%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (1.80%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.80%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.20%) Maximo
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.20%) Siebel Analytics
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (1.20%) Markit EDM
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.60%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.60%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.60%) BPCS
7 1 (0.60%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.60%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.60%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.60%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.19%) SAN
2 3 (1.80%) WAN
3 2 (1.20%) LAN
4 1 (0.60%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.60%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.60%) Internet
4 1 (0.60%) MPLS
4 1 (0.60%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.99%) EDRMS
2 5 (2.99%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (1.80%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Anywhere
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.60%) WhereScape RED
6 1 (0.60%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (0.60%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MSI
General
1 51 (30.54%) Finance
2 13 (7.78%) Banking
3 9 (5.39%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.59%) Front Office
4 6 (3.59%) Legal
4 6 (3.59%) Retail
5 5 (2.99%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.80%) Marketing
7 2 (1.20%) Local Government
7 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.20%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Electronics
8 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.18%) .NET
2 5 (2.99%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.20%) J2EE
3 2 (1.20%) CSS
3 2 (1.20%) EDI
4 1 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (3.59%) Thin Client
3 6 (3.59%) Fixed Income
3 6 (3.59%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.99%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.80%) Economics
5 3 (1.80%) Wiki
6 2 (1.20%) FMCG
6 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.20%) Equities
6 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.60%) IVR
7 1 (0.60%) PMI
7 1 (0.60%) NHS
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.60%) iSeries
7 1 (0.60%) Derivative
7 1 (0.60%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.97%) Windows
2 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (2.40%) UNIX
3 3 (1.80%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.20%) Android
4 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (25.15%) ITIL
2 39 (23.35%) Project Management
3 24 (14.37%) PRINCE2
4 20 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (11.38%) Migration
5 19 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (10.78%) Change Management
7 16 (9.58%) Problem Management
8 14 (8.38%) Service Management
9 12 (7.19%) CRM
9 12 (7.19%) ERP
10 11 (6.59%) Service Delivery
11 9 (5.39%) Supplier Management
11 9 (5.39%) Software Delivery
12 8 (4.79%) Risk Management
13 6 (3.59%) Workflow
13 6 (3.59%) Waterfall
14 5 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (2.99%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (2.99%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.77%) SQL
2 5 (2.99%) Java
3 3 (1.80%) C
4 2 (1.20%) C#
4 2 (1.20%) Perl
4 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (9.58%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.78%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (4.19%) PMI Certification
5 6 (3.59%) PMP
6 5 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.80%) Degree
8 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.38%) SLA
2 3 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.60%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.60%) GAMP
3 1 (0.60%) GxP
System Software
1 9 (5.39%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.20%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.80%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (11.38%) Oracle
2 15 (8.98%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.19%) SAP
4 6 (3.59%) VMware
5 4 (2.40%) Northgate
5 4 (2.40%) Civica
5 4 (2.40%) Orchard
6 3 (1.80%) Charles River
6 3 (1.80%) OpenText
6 3 (1.80%) Siebel
7 2 (1.20%) IBM
7 2 (1.20%) Cognos
7 2 (1.20%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.20%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.20%) DataFlux
7 2 (1.20%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.60%) Infor
8 1 (0.60%) Planview
8 1 (0.60%) Google
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