The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Applications Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Manager
UK / England
Rank 489 434 431
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 90 180 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.38% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.40% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 129 117
Median daily rate £475 £445 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.74% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £325 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £435 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £68.00 £28.00 £36.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -22.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £68.00 - £36.10

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
39661 45341 45243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 95.08% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26048 29636 28290
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1399 1520 1797
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 41 £500 +7.52% 9
South East +10 24 £450 +2.85% 5
East of England +2 6 £450 -6.25% 3
North West +15 5 £360 -19.10% 2
West Midlands +11 5 £488 +14.70% 1
East Midlands -9 4 £338 -15.62% 1
Yorkshire +19 3 £513 +20.58% 1
South West +5 1 £513 +20.58% 1
North East -17 1 - -
Applications Manager
UK

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 England region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 85 (36.32%) Project Management
2 72 (30.77%) Finance
3 63 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (23.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 29 (12.39%) Migration
7 28 (11.97%) Change Management
8 26 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 24 (10.26%) ITIL
9 24 (10.26%) Security Cleared
10 23 (9.83%) Mobile App
10 23 (9.83%) Data Centre
10 23 (9.83%) Banking
11 21 (8.97%) Retail
11 21 (8.97%) Microsoft
12 20 (8.55%) Oracle
13 19 (8.12%) Supplier Management
13 19 (8.12%) Windows
13 19 (8.12%) SDLC
14 17 (7.26%) Waterfall
14 17 (7.26%) Service Management
14 17 (7.26%) Scrum
15 16 (6.84%) QA
15 16 (6.84%) SQL
15 16 (6.84%) PMP
15 16 (6.84%) PMI Certification
15 16 (6.84%) SC Cleared
16 15 (6.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 15 (6.41%) DevOps
17 13 (5.56%) SharePoint

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 13 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.14%) IIS
3 2 (0.85%) CMS
3 2 (0.85%) Confluence
4 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.43%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (0.43%) Liferay
4 1 (0.43%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (4.70%) MS Office
1 11 (4.70%) MS Project
2 6 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.14%) Chatbot
4 4 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.14%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.43%) Maximo
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.43%) Primavera
5 1 (0.43%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.71%) G Suite
3 2 (0.85%) Office 365
3 2 (0.85%) SaaS
3 2 (0.85%) Taleo
4 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.28%) Extranet
1 3 (1.28%) Intranet
1 3 (1.28%) Network Security
2 2 (0.85%) DMZ
2 2 (0.85%) LAN
2 2 (0.85%) Multicast
2 2 (0.85%) SAN
2 2 (0.85%) WAN
3 1 (0.43%) DNS
3 1 (0.43%) Firewall
3 1 (0.43%) Internet
3 1 (0.43%) MVNO
3 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.43%) Big Data
2 1 (0.43%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.56%) Hudson
3 5 (2.14%) JIRA
4 4 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (1.71%) MSBuild
4 4 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (1.71%) Selenium
4 4 (1.71%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.71%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.43%) MSI
6 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 72 (30.77%) Finance
2 23 (9.83%) Banking
3 21 (8.97%) Retail
4 10 (4.27%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.42%) Front Office
5 8 (3.42%) Marketing
6 7 (2.99%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.14%) Legal
8 4 (1.71%) Billing
9 3 (1.28%) Games
9 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.85%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.85%) Back Office
10 2 (0.85%) Law
10 2 (0.85%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.43%) French Language
11 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.43%) Local Government
11 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.70%) .NET
2 5 (2.14%) HTML
2 5 (2.14%) HTML5
3 4 (1.71%) J2EE
3 4 (1.71%) Java EE
4 1 (0.43%) CSS
4 1 (0.43%) jQuery
4 1 (0.43%) OAuth2
4 1 (0.43%) OpenID
4 1 (0.43%) REST
4 1 (0.43%) SAML
4 1 (0.43%) SOAP
4 1 (0.43%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.43%) Web Services
4 1 (0.43%) WebGL
4 1 (0.43%) WS-I
4 1 (0.43%) XML
4 1 (0.43%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.83%) Data Centre
1 23 (9.83%) Mobile App
2 12 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.71%) FMCG
3 4 (1.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.71%) User Experience
4 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.28%) PMI
5 2 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (0.85%) NHS
5 2 (0.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.43%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.43%) CMDB
6 1 (0.43%) DataPower
6 1 (0.43%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.43%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.43%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.12%) Windows
2 9 (3.85%) Android
2 9 (3.85%) Unix
2 9 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.99%) Linux
4 6 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.85%) AIX
5 2 (0.85%) Solaris
5 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (36.32%) Project Management
2 63 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (23.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 29 (12.39%) Migration
6 28 (11.97%) Change Management
7 26 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 24 (10.26%) ITIL
9 19 (8.12%) SDLC
9 19 (8.12%) Supplier Management
10 17 (7.26%) Scrum
10 17 (7.26%) Service Management
10 17 (7.26%) Waterfall
11 15 (6.41%) DevOps
11 15 (6.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 13 (5.56%) Mentoring
13 12 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (4.70%) Risk Management
15 10 (4.27%) CRM
15 10 (4.27%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.84%) SQL
2 8 (3.42%) Java
3 6 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.71%) C#
5 3 (1.28%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.43%) C
6 1 (0.43%) Python
6 1 (0.43%) Ruby
6 1 (0.43%) Scala
6 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.84%) PMI Certification
2 16 (6.84%) PMP
2 16 (6.84%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.70%) Degree
4 9 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (2.14%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.28%) APMP
6 3 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (1.28%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.43%) ECDL
7 1 (0.43%) ISEB
7 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.43%) MBA
7 1 (0.43%) MCSE
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.84%) QA
2 6 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.85%) Docker
1 2 (0.85%) vSphere
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.43%) SRDF
2 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.56%) Ansible
1 6 (2.56%) Puppet
2 4 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.28%) MOM
4 2 (0.85%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.85%) SCCM
4 2 (0.85%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.43%) Control-M
5 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.43%) TADDM
Vendors
1 21 (8.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.55%) Oracle
3 9 (3.85%) SAP
4 6 (2.56%) Facebook
5 4 (1.71%) Google
5 4 (1.71%) VMware
6 2 (0.85%) Arista
6 2 (0.85%) Citrix
6 2 (0.85%) F5
6 2 (0.85%) IBM
6 2 (0.85%) Remedy
6 2 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.85%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.85%) Sybase
7 1 (0.43%) Apple
7 1 (0.43%) Avaya
7 1 (0.43%) Cognos
7 1 (0.43%) EMC
7 1 (0.43%) Epicor
7 1 (0.43%) HP
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