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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Manager
Rank 484 489 459
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -30
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 98 83 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 44 45
Average daily rate
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£438 £441 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.84% -4.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £320 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £643 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
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
47107 45196 41281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.71% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 30238 28237 24557
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
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 1775 1819 1985
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -3 50 £475 -9.52% 3
South East -30 17 £387 -7.30% 6
South West +6 9 £438 +16.66%
West Midlands +5 9 £450 +157.14% 6
East of England +5 8 £438 +45.83% 1
North West -20 2 £285 -26.45% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £400 - 1
East Midlands -8 1 - -
North East - 1 £360 -
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Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 61 (33.70%) Project Management
2 58 (32.04%) Finance
3 36 (19.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (19.89%) ITIL
4 35 (19.34%) PRINCE2
5 31 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (12.71%) Service Delivery
7 22 (12.15%) Change Management
7 22 (12.15%) Service Management
8 21 (11.60%) SLA
9 20 (11.05%) SQL
9 20 (11.05%) .NET
10 18 (9.94%) Oracle
10 18 (9.94%) Microsoft
11 17 (9.39%) Windows
11 17 (9.39%) Security Cleared
12 16 (8.84%) Supplier Management
12 16 (8.84%) Migration
13 15 (8.29%) Banking
14 14 (7.73%) Java
14 14 (7.73%) CRM
15 13 (7.18%) MS Excel
15 13 (7.18%) SharePoint
15 13 (7.18%) UNIX
15 13 (7.18%) SDLC
16 12 (6.63%) SQL Server
17 11 (6.08%) Problem Management
17 11 (6.08%) C
17 11 (6.08%) SAP
17 11 (6.08%) ETL

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (7.18%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.31%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.66%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.10%) CMS
4 2 (1.10%) IIS
4 2 (1.10%) Apache
4 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.55%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.31%) MS Project
3 5 (2.76%) MS Office
4 4 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.31%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (3.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (2.76%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (2.21%) Aareon QL
4 4 (2.21%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.55%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.55%) Summit
5 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.55%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.55%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.55%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) SaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.10%) Firewall
2 1 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.55%) Network Security
2 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.87%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (3.87%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.10%) DB2
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.55%) DTS
5 1 (0.55%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.55%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (0.55%) Big Data
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.10%) AccuRev
2 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 58 (32.04%) Finance
2 15 (8.29%) Banking
3 11 (6.08%) Legal
4 7 (3.87%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.76%) Front Office
6 3 (1.66%) Retail
6 3 (1.66%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.10%) Marketing
7 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.10%) Publishing
8 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.55%) Advertising
8 1 (0.55%) French Language
8 1 (0.55%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.05%) .NET
2 9 (4.97%) J2EE
3 4 (2.21%) WCF
3 4 (2.21%) Web Services
4 3 (1.66%) XML
4 3 (1.66%) HTML
5 2 (1.10%) AppFabric
5 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (0.55%) EDI
6 1 (0.55%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.55%) Middleware
6 1 (0.55%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.52%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.87%) BYOD
3 7 (3.87%) Thin Client
3 7 (3.87%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.21%) Fixed Income
5 4 (2.21%) Economics
6 3 (1.66%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.66%) Wiki
7 2 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.10%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.10%) FMCG
7 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.10%) CMDB
8 1 (0.55%) PMI
8 1 (0.55%) SCADA
8 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.55%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.39%) Windows
2 13 (7.18%) UNIX
3 5 (2.76%) Linux
4 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.10%) Solaris
5 1 (0.55%) AIX
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (33.70%) Project Management
2 36 (19.89%) ITIL
2 36 (19.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (19.34%) PRINCE2
4 31 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (12.71%) Service Delivery
6 22 (12.15%) Change Management
6 22 (12.15%) Service Management
7 16 (8.84%) Migration
7 16 (8.84%) Supplier Management
8 14 (7.73%) CRM
9 13 (7.18%) SDLC
10 11 (6.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (6.08%) ETL
10 11 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (6.08%) Problem Management
11 9 (4.97%) Business Analysis
11 9 (4.97%) Waterfall
12 8 (4.42%) ITIL V3
12 8 (4.42%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.05%) SQL
2 14 (7.73%) Java
3 11 (6.08%) C
4 9 (4.97%) C#
5 7 (3.87%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.10%) VB
7 1 (0.55%) Python
7 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.55%) C++
7 1 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (9.39%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.08%) PMI Certification
3 10 (5.52%) PMP
4 9 (4.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (3.87%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.87%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.76%) Degree
8 3 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.10%) CISM
9 2 (1.10%) ISEB
9 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.55%) ACCA
10 1 (0.55%) HNC
10 1 (0.55%) HND
10 1 (0.55%) CIMA
10 1 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.60%) SLA
2 3 (1.66%) QA
3 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.55%) GAMP
4 1 (0.55%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (4.42%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (3.87%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.10%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (1.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (1.66%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.10%) SCCM
2 2 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (9.94%) Oracle
1 18 (9.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.08%) SAP
3 4 (2.21%) Siebel
3 4 (2.21%) IBM
3 4 (2.21%) HP
3 4 (2.21%) Northgate
3 4 (2.21%) Civica
3 4 (2.21%) Orchard
3 4 (2.21%) Aareon
4 3 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.66%) Symantec
5 2 (1.10%) Teradata
5 2 (1.10%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.10%) Sourcefire
5 2 (1.10%) Tableau
6 1 (0.55%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.55%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.55%) Planview
6 1 (0.55%) Citrix
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