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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Manager
Rank 502 502 494
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 76 67 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 55
Average daily rate
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£389 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £367 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £550 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%
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
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +5 24 £450 - 13
South East +5 17 £375 -16.66% 4
North West +1 11 £380 -20.00% 2
South West -36 9 £393 +7.53% 2
West Midlands -19 4 £225 -59.09% 3
East Midlands - 4 £350 - 2
East of England -20 3 - - 1
Yorkshire +2 2 £650 -
North East -32 1 - -
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Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 44 (27.16%) Finance
2 33 (20.37%) Oracle
3 32 (19.75%) Project Management
4 31 (19.14%) ITIL
5 30 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (17.90%) PRINCE2
7 28 (17.28%) Service Delivery
8 27 (16.67%) Migration
9 26 (16.05%) Microsoft
10 23 (14.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (13.58%) Security Cleared
12 20 (12.35%) Change Management
13 18 (11.11%) SLA
14 17 (10.49%) SC Cleared
14 17 (10.49%) MS Excel
14 17 (10.49%) Service Management
15 16 (9.88%) Windows
16 15 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
16 15 (9.26%) Oracle Database
17 14 (8.64%) CRM
18 13 (8.02%) Banking
18 13 (8.02%) Supplier Management
18 13 (8.02%) SQL
18 13 (8.02%) Risk Management
19 12 (7.41%) QA
20 11 (6.79%) Programme Management
20 11 (6.79%) People Management
21 10 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
21 10 (6.17%) SaaS
21 10 (6.17%) Back Office

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (4.32%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.23%) Apache
2 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.62%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.62%) CMS
3 1 (0.62%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.47%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.23%) MS Project
3 2 (1.23%) MS Office
4 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) Open Workbench
4 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (3.09%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (3.09%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.85%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.85%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.85%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (1.85%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (1.85%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.62%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.17%) SaaS
2 7 (4.32%) PaaS
2 7 (4.32%) IaaS
3 3 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.23%) Internet
1 2 (1.23%) LAN
1 2 (1.23%) WAN
2 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.62%) VPN
2 1 (0.62%) DNS
2 1 (0.62%) Intranet
2 1 (0.62%) Extranet
2 1 (0.62%) Firewall
2 1 (0.62%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.26%) Oracle Database
2 8 (4.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.32%) DataStage
3 7 (4.32%) Spotfire
4 3 (1.85%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.62%) DB2
6 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.62%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) MSI
1 1 (0.62%) QADirector
General
1 44 (27.16%) Finance
2 13 (8.02%) Banking
3 10 (6.17%) Back Office
4 9 (5.56%) Retail
5 7 (4.32%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.47%) Billing
6 4 (2.47%) Japanese Language
6 4 (2.47%) Publishing
7 3 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.85%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.23%) Law
8 2 (1.23%) Front Office
9 1 (0.62%) Advertising
9 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.62%) German Language
9 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.17%) .NET
2 6 (3.70%) COM
3 4 (2.47%) J2EE
4 3 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.23%) Web Services
6 1 (0.62%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.62%) iOS SDK
6 1 (0.62%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.62%) HTML
6 1 (0.62%) Middleware
6 1 (0.62%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.62%) Silverlight
6 1 (0.62%) HTML5
6 1 (0.62%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.32%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.09%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.09%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.85%) Social Media
7 2 (1.23%) Derivative
7 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.23%) NHS
7 2 (1.23%) PMI
8 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.62%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.62%) User Experience
8 1 (0.62%) Replication
8 1 (0.62%) FMCG
8 1 (0.62%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.62%) Open Source
8 1 (0.62%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.62%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.88%) Windows
2 8 (4.94%) UNIX
3 6 (3.70%) Solaris
4 4 (2.47%) Linux
5 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.62%) zOS
6 1 (0.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (19.75%) Project Management
2 31 (19.14%) ITIL
3 30 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (17.90%) PRINCE2
5 28 (17.28%) Service Delivery
6 27 (16.67%) Migration
7 23 (14.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (12.35%) Change Management
9 17 (10.49%) Service Management
10 14 (8.64%) CRM
11 13 (8.02%) Supplier Management
11 13 (8.02%) Risk Management
12 11 (6.79%) Programme Management
12 11 (6.79%) People Management
13 10 (6.17%) ERP
14 8 (4.94%) Mentoring
15 7 (4.32%) Data Migration
16 6 (3.70%) Analytics
16 6 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
16 6 (3.70%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.02%) SQL
2 6 (3.70%) Java
3 5 (3.09%) C#
4 3 (1.85%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.23%) VB
6 1 (0.62%) VBScript
6 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.62%) Perl
6 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (13.58%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.49%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.09%) PMP
5 4 (2.47%) Degree
5 4 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.85%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) CISSP
7 1 (0.62%) CISM
7 1 (0.62%) CAPM
7 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.62%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) CSSLP
7 1 (0.62%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.11%) SLA
2 12 (7.41%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) GxP
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (0.62%) Puppet
2 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.62%) OPNET
2 1 (0.62%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.62%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 33 (20.37%) Oracle
2 26 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.94%) IBM
4 7 (4.32%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (4.32%) Axway
5 6 (3.70%) TIBCO
6 5 (3.09%) Pegasus
7 4 (2.47%) Adobe
8 2 (1.23%) VMware
8 2 (1.23%) Capita
8 2 (1.23%) Charles River
8 2 (1.23%) HP
8 2 (1.23%) SAP
9 1 (0.62%) JBoss
9 1 (0.62%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.62%) Citrix
9 1 (0.62%) Compuware
9 1 (0.62%) Misys
9 1 (0.62%) Apple
9 1 (0.62%) Progress
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