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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Manager
Rank 499 491 506
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 81 71 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 34 52
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £368 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £543 £547
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £488 £400
% change year-on-year
-18.97% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
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
47033 44604 49140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.46% 92.69% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29411 27456 28065
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 1914 2465
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 October 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 1 October 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
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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 -2 24 £475 +7.95% 15
South East -11 19 £400 -5.88% 8
North West -1 13 £380 -20.00% 3
South West -21 10 £380 +4.10% 1
West Midlands -17 5 £363 -34.09% 3
East of England -23 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 3 £350 - 1
Yorkshire 0 1 £650 -
North East -39 1 - -
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Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 45 (28.13%) Finance
2 34 (21.25%) Project Management
3 30 (18.75%) Oracle
3 30 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (18.13%) ITIL
5 26 (16.25%) Migration
6 24 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 22 (13.75%) Microsoft
7 22 (13.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (13.75%) Service Delivery
7 22 (13.75%) Security Cleared
8 17 (10.63%) Change Management
9 16 (10.00%) SC Cleared
10 15 (9.38%) SLA
11 14 (8.75%) Windows
11 14 (8.75%) MS Excel
11 14 (8.75%) SQL
11 14 (8.75%) Service Management
12 13 (8.13%) Risk Management
12 13 (8.13%) Supplier Management
12 13 (8.13%) Banking
12 13 (8.13%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (7.50%) People Management
13 12 (7.50%) QA
14 11 (6.88%) Back Office
14 11 (6.88%) CRM
14 11 (6.88%) ERP
15 10 (6.25%) .NET
15 10 (6.25%) Oracle Database

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.25%) Apache
2 2 (1.25%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.63%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.63%) CMS
3 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
Applications
1 14 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.50%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.88%) MS Project
3 3 (1.88%) MS Office
4 1 (0.63%) Open Workbench
4 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (3.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.63%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.63%) Endur
5 1 (0.63%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.38%) IaaS
1 7 (4.38%) SaaS
1 7 (4.38%) PaaS
2 3 (1.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.88%) Internet
2 2 (1.25%) LAN
2 2 (1.25%) WAN
3 1 (0.63%) AMQP
3 1 (0.63%) MPLS
3 1 (0.63%) Extranet
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
3 1 (0.63%) Firewall
3 1 (0.63%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.63%) VPN
3 1 (0.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 6 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.88%) Spotfire
3 3 (1.88%) DataStage
3 3 (1.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.63%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (0.63%) Cognos Transformer
4 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.63%) WhereScape RED
4 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) QADirector
1 1 (0.63%) MSI
General
1 45 (28.13%) Finance
2 13 (8.13%) Banking
3 11 (6.88%) Back Office
4 9 (5.63%) Retail
5 4 (2.50%) Publishing
5 4 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.50%) Billing
6 3 (1.88%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.88%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.88%) Front Office
7 2 (1.25%) Law
7 2 (1.25%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Marketing
8 1 (0.63%) German Language
8 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) Advertising
8 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.25%) .NET
2 4 (2.50%) J2EE
3 3 (1.88%) COM
4 2 (1.25%) Web Services
5 1 (0.63%) PhoneGap
5 1 (0.63%) iOS SDK
5 1 (0.63%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.63%) Silverlight
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.63%) HTML5
5 1 (0.63%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.63%) Middleware
5 1 (0.63%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.13%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.38%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (2.50%) Derivative
5 3 (1.88%) Social Media
5 3 (1.88%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.25%) PMI
6 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.63%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.63%) Open Source
7 1 (0.63%) PKI
7 1 (0.63%) PDA
7 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.75%) Windows
2 6 (3.75%) UNIX
3 4 (2.50%) Solaris
3 4 (2.50%) Linux
4 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Android
5 1 (0.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.25%) Project Management
2 30 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (18.13%) ITIL
4 26 (16.25%) Migration
5 24 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 22 (13.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (13.75%) Service Delivery
7 17 (10.63%) Change Management
8 14 (8.75%) Service Management
9 13 (8.13%) Risk Management
9 13 (8.13%) Supplier Management
10 12 (7.50%) People Management
11 11 (6.88%) CRM
11 11 (6.88%) ERP
12 8 (5.00%) Programme Management
12 8 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (5.00%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.38%) Line Management
13 7 (4.38%) Data Migration
14 6 (3.75%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.75%) SQL
2 6 (3.75%) Java
3 5 (3.13%) C#
4 3 (1.88%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.25%) VB
6 1 (0.63%) Ruby
6 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.63%) VBScript
6 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (13.75%) Security Cleared
2 16 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.00%) Degree
4 4 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.88%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.88%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.25%) PMP
7 1 (0.63%) CAPM
7 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.63%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.63%) CEH
7 1 (0.63%) CISM
7 1 (0.63%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.38%) SLA
2 12 (7.50%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.63%) Puppet
2 1 (0.63%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.63%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.63%) OPNET
Vendors
1 30 (18.75%) Oracle
2 22 (13.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.13%) IBM
3 5 (3.13%) Pegasus
4 4 (2.50%) Adobe
4 4 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.88%) Axway
5 3 (1.88%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.25%) SAP
6 2 (1.25%) HP
6 2 (1.25%) VMware
6 2 (1.25%) Charles River
7 1 (0.63%) Triple Point
7 1 (0.63%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (0.63%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.63%) Trayport
7 1 (0.63%) SimCorp
7 1 (0.63%) Capita
7 1 (0.63%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.63%) Hyperion
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