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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Manager
Rank 480 476 449
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -27
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 90 94 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.21% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 62 43
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£400 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £288 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £60.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £60.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +20.00%
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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
45619 44406 38688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.37% 92.57% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 28722 27970 22842
Average daily rate £400 £397 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £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 1788 1844 1977
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £18.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +4 46 £463 -11.90% 8
South East -11 19 £387 +9.01% 4
East of England +6 11 £413 +50.00% 4
West Midlands -7 6 £376 +30.86% 2
South West +6 4 £449 +19.66% 1
North West -21 2 £285 -
East Midlands -16 1 - - 2
Yorkshire -18 1 £400 -33.33% 3
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Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 58 (32.40%) Finance
2 55 (30.73%) Project Management
3 40 (22.35%) ITIL
4 29 (16.20%) PRINCE2
5 26 (14.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (12.29%) Change Management
7 22 (12.29%) SLA
8 19 (10.61%) Windows
8 19 (10.61%) SQL
8 19 (10.61%) .NET
9 18 (10.06%) Oracle
9 18 (10.06%) Service Management
10 17 (9.50%) Service Delivery
11 16 (8.94%) SharePoint
12 15 (8.38%) SAP
12 15 (8.38%) Migration
12 15 (8.38%) Banking
12 15 (8.38%) Security Cleared
12 15 (8.38%) SDLC
13 14 (7.82%) Microsoft
14 12 (6.70%) PMI Certification
14 12 (6.70%) Java
14 12 (6.70%) Problem Management
15 11 (6.15%) Supplier Management
15 11 (6.15%) PMP
15 11 (6.15%) MS Excel
16 10 (5.59%) CRM
16 10 (5.59%) Legal
17 9 (5.03%) Risk Management

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 16 (8.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.23%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.68%) IIS
3 3 (1.68%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.68%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.12%) Apache
5 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
5 1 (0.56%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 11 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.35%) MS Project
3 5 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.23%) MS Office
5 3 (1.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.35%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.79%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.79%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (2.23%) Aareon QL
4 2 (1.12%) Maximo
4 2 (1.12%) Siebel Analytics
4 2 (1.12%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.56%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.56%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.56%) Summit
5 1 (0.56%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.56%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.68%) SAN
2 2 (1.12%) Firewall
2 2 (1.12%) LAN
2 2 (1.12%) WAN
3 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.56%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.91%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (0.56%) Big Data
5 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.56%) DTS
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.56%) AccuRev
General
1 58 (32.40%) Finance
2 15 (8.38%) Banking
3 10 (5.59%) Legal
4 6 (3.35%) Front Office
5 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.23%) Retail
6 4 (2.23%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.12%) Marketing
8 1 (0.56%) Local Government
8 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.61%) .NET
2 6 (3.35%) J2EE
3 2 (1.12%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.12%) CSS
3 2 (1.12%) Web Services
3 2 (1.12%) XML
3 2 (1.12%) EDI
3 2 (1.12%) HTML
4 1 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.56%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.56%) WCF
4 1 (0.56%) AppFabric
4 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 7 (3.91%) Thin Client
1 7 (3.91%) Fat Client
1 7 (3.91%) BYOD
1 7 (3.91%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.35%) Fixed Income
3 4 (2.23%) Economics
3 4 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.68%) Wiki
5 2 (1.12%) FMCG
5 2 (1.12%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.56%) SCADA
6 1 (0.56%) CMDB
6 1 (0.56%) Equities
6 1 (0.56%) IVR
6 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.56%) PMI
6 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.61%) Windows
2 8 (4.47%) UNIX
3 3 (1.68%) Linux
3 3 (1.68%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.56%) Android
4 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (30.73%) Project Management
2 40 (22.35%) ITIL
3 29 (16.20%) PRINCE2
4 26 (14.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (12.29%) Change Management
7 18 (10.06%) Service Management
8 17 (9.50%) Service Delivery
9 15 (8.38%) Migration
9 15 (8.38%) SDLC
10 12 (6.70%) Problem Management
11 11 (6.15%) Supplier Management
12 10 (5.59%) CRM
13 9 (5.03%) ERP
13 9 (5.03%) Risk Management
13 9 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (4.47%) Software Delivery
14 8 (4.47%) Business Analysis
14 8 (4.47%) Project Planning
15 7 (3.91%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.61%) SQL
2 12 (6.70%) Java
3 7 (3.91%) C
4 6 (3.35%) C#
5 5 (2.79%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.56%) C++
7 1 (0.56%) Perl
7 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.56%) VB
7 1 (0.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (8.38%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.70%) PMI Certification
3 11 (6.15%) PMP
4 8 (4.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (3.91%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.79%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.12%) Degree
9 1 (0.56%) CISM
9 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.56%) HNC
9 1 (0.56%) HND
9 1 (0.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.29%) SLA
2 4 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.12%) QA
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.56%) GAMP
4 1 (0.56%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (4.47%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (3.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (1.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (1.68%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.12%) SCCM
3 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (10.06%) Oracle
2 15 (8.38%) SAP
3 14 (7.82%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.35%) Siebel
5 4 (2.23%) Northgate
5 4 (2.23%) Civica
5 4 (2.23%) Orchard
5 4 (2.23%) Aareon
6 3 (1.68%) HP
6 3 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.68%) Symantec
6 3 (1.68%) Charles River
6 3 (1.68%) OpenText
6 3 (1.68%) VMware
7 2 (1.12%) Teradata
7 2 (1.12%) ION Trading
7 2 (1.12%) DataFlux
7 2 (1.12%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.56%) Sage
8 1 (0.56%) Capita
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