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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Manager
Rank 513 484 478
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 77 79 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 39 49
Average daily rate
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£450 £460 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £571
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £500 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £32.03 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.03 -
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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
48343 44497 46623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.69% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30757 27460 26825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1984 1944 2328
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 £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 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 24 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 -18 30 £488 +7.43% 13
South West - 14 £303 - 2
South East -24 13 £415 -7.77% 7
North West -7 7 £390 -17.89% 1
West Midlands -17 5 £363 -34.09% 1
East Midlands +6 4 £350 -
Yorkshire -1 2 £650 - 1
East of England -18 1 - - 1
North East - - - -
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Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 48 (29.45%) Finance
2 36 (22.09%) Project Management
3 31 (19.02%) ITIL
3 31 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (17.18%) Security Cleared
5 27 (16.56%) Migration
6 26 (15.95%) Oracle
7 25 (15.34%) PRINCE2
8 24 (14.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (14.11%) Service Delivery
10 22 (13.50%) SC Cleared
11 17 (10.43%) SLA
12 16 (9.82%) SQL
13 15 (9.20%) Microsoft
14 14 (8.59%) Supplier Management
14 14 (8.59%) Change Management
14 14 (8.59%) Risk Management
15 13 (7.98%) ERP
15 13 (7.98%) People Management
16 12 (7.36%) Service Management
17 10 (6.13%) .NET
17 10 (6.13%) Windows
18 9 (5.52%) Retail
19 8 (4.91%) Oracle EBS
19 8 (4.91%) Degree
19 8 (4.91%) Data Migration
19 8 (4.91%) MS Excel
19 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
19 8 (4.91%) Oracle EBS R12
20 7 (4.29%) Waterfall

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (1.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.23%) IIS
2 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.61%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
3 1 (0.61%) CMS
3 1 (0.61%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.45%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.45%) MS Office
3 3 (1.84%) MS Project
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (4.91%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (4.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (3.68%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (3.68%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (3.07%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (2.45%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (2.45%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (2.45%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (1.84%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.61%) Endur
6 1 (0.61%) BPCS
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.61%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.29%) PaaS
1 7 (4.29%) IaaS
2 6 (3.68%) SaaS
3 5 (3.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.84%) WAN
2 2 (1.23%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) LAN
3 1 (0.61%) Extranet
3 1 (0.61%) MPLS
3 1 (0.61%) Firewall
3 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.61%) VPN
3 1 (0.61%) DNS
3 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.29%) Oracle Database
2 6 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.07%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.84%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.23%) DataStage
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.23%) EDRMS
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.23%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.61%) DB2
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.61%) WhereScape RED
6 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.61%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (0.61%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MSI
2 1 (0.61%) QADirector
General
1 48 (29.45%) Finance
2 9 (5.52%) Retail
3 7 (4.29%) Banking
3 7 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.68%) Back Office
5 5 (3.07%) Billing
6 4 (2.45%) Publishing
7 3 (1.84%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.84%) Front Office
8 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.23%) Law
8 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Marketing
9 1 (0.61%) German Language
9 1 (0.61%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.61%) Legal
9 1 (0.61%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.13%) .NET
2 4 (2.45%) J2EE
3 2 (1.23%) Web Services
4 1 (0.61%) Middleware
4 1 (0.61%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.61%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.61%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.61%) HTML5
4 1 (0.61%) iOS SDK
4 1 (0.61%) PhoneGap
4 1 (0.61%) COM
4 1 (0.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (3.07%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.07%) Client/Server
2 5 (3.07%) Derivative
3 4 (2.45%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.84%) Social Media
4 3 (1.84%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.84%) PMI
5 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.23%) FMCG
6 1 (0.61%) iSeries
6 1 (0.61%) Open Source
6 1 (0.61%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.61%) Statistics
6 1 (0.61%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.61%) Equities
6 1 (0.61%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.61%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.13%) Windows
2 6 (3.68%) UNIX
3 3 (1.84%) Linux
4 2 (1.23%) Solaris
4 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.61%) Android
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.61%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (22.09%) Project Management
2 31 (19.02%) ITIL
2 31 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (16.56%) Migration
4 25 (15.34%) PRINCE2
5 24 (14.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (14.11%) Service Delivery
7 14 (8.59%) Change Management
7 14 (8.59%) Risk Management
7 14 (8.59%) Supplier Management
8 13 (7.98%) ERP
8 13 (7.98%) People Management
9 12 (7.36%) Service Management
10 8 (4.91%) Data Migration
11 7 (4.29%) Waterfall
11 7 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (4.29%) Performance Management
11 7 (4.29%) ITSM
12 6 (3.68%) ETL
12 6 (3.68%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.82%) SQL
2 6 (3.68%) Java
3 5 (3.07%) C#
4 3 (1.84%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.23%) Perl
5 2 (1.23%) VB
6 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.61%) Ruby
6 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (17.18%) Security Cleared
2 22 (13.50%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.91%) Degree
4 5 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.45%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.84%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.23%) PMP
8 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.61%) CISM
8 1 (0.61%) CEH
8 1 (0.61%) CAPM
8 1 (0.61%) CISSP
8 1 (0.61%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.43%) SLA
2 6 (3.68%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.84%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (0.61%) OPNET
2 1 (0.61%) WebInspect
2 1 (0.61%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (15.95%) Oracle
2 15 (9.20%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.07%) Pegasus
4 4 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.45%) Adobe
4 4 (2.45%) IBM
5 3 (1.84%) HP
6 2 (1.23%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.23%) Charles River
6 2 (1.23%) Cognos
6 2 (1.23%) Axway
7 1 (0.61%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.61%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (0.61%) Infor
7 1 (0.61%) Triple Point
7 1 (0.61%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.61%) Trayport
7 1 (0.61%) Progress
7 1 (0.61%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.61%) SAP
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