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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 388 417 351
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -66
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 196 168 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.36% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.38% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 117 154
Average daily rate £450 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £344 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £594
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £443
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £28.00 £36.10 £42.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.43% -14.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.10 £42.38
% change year-on-year
- -14.80%
Applications Manager
UK

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
43990 43968 42850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.47% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28696 27774 25794
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1544 1773 1919
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 83 £470 -1.05% 17
South East +14 42 £438 -7.89% 10
North West +8 26 £500 +11.11% 3
East Midlands +9 16 £400 - 1
South West +5 11 £425 +0.89% 2
East of England +2 10 £480 +6.66% 1
West Midlands -17 4 £425 -
Yorkshire -19 2 - - 5
Midlands 0 1 £400 -
North East -22 1 £360 +4.34% 1
Applications Manager
UK

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 98 (25.45%) Project Management
2 92 (23.90%) Finance
3 82 (21.30%) PRINCE2
4 76 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 57 (14.81%) Migration
7 51 (13.25%) ITIL
8 44 (11.43%) Mobile App
9 33 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 32 (8.31%) Service Management
11 30 (7.79%) Service Delivery
12 29 (7.53%) Oracle
13 28 (7.27%) Change Management
13 28 (7.27%) Security Cleared
14 27 (7.01%) Microsoft
15 26 (6.75%) Apple iOS
16 24 (6.23%) Windows
17 23 (5.97%) Banking
17 23 (5.97%) Android
18 21 (5.45%) Java
18 21 (5.45%) SQL
19 20 (5.19%) Project Planning
19 20 (5.19%) Performance Management
20 19 (4.94%) Supplier Management
20 19 (4.94%) E-Commerce
20 19 (4.94%) Scrum
20 19 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
21 18 (4.68%) Risk Management
22 17 (4.42%) SDLC
23 16 (4.16%) Problem Management

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (1.82%) Apache
1 7 (1.82%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.78%) IIS
3 3 (0.78%) JBoss
3 3 (0.78%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.78%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.52%) CMS
4 2 (0.52%) Documentum
4 2 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (0.52%) iPlanet
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.26%) Drupal
5 1 (0.26%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.26%) Node.js
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (3.12%) MS Excel
1 12 (3.12%) MS Office
2 8 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (1.30%) MS Project
4 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.78%) Sonata
4 3 (0.78%) Tercero
4 3 (0.78%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.26%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.26%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.26%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.04%) Office 365
2 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.52%) SaaS
3 2 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.26%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.78%) CTI
1 3 (0.78%) Firewall
1 3 (0.78%) Internet
1 3 (0.78%) Network Security
1 3 (0.78%) VPN
2 2 (0.52%) HTTP
2 2 (0.52%) Intranet
2 2 (0.52%) SSL
2 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.26%) DNS
3 1 (0.26%) IPv6
3 1 (0.26%) LAN
3 1 (0.26%) LDAP
3 1 (0.26%) PBX
3 1 (0.26%) Skype
3 1 (0.26%) SSH
3 1 (0.26%) WAN
3 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database
2 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.52%) EDRMS
4 2 (0.52%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.26%) Big Data
5 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.26%) DB2
5 1 (0.26%) MySQL
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.78%) SoapUI
2 2 (0.52%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.52%) Introscope
2 2 (0.52%) JIRA
3 1 (0.26%) Ant
3 1 (0.26%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.26%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.26%) Maven
3 1 (0.26%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.26%) QAComplete
3 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 92 (23.90%) Finance
2 23 (5.97%) Banking
3 13 (3.38%) Marketing
4 11 (2.86%) Local Government
5 9 (2.34%) Front Office
5 9 (2.34%) Retail
5 9 (2.34%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.82%) Legal
8 6 (1.56%) Advertising
8 6 (1.56%) Back Office
8 6 (1.56%) Law
9 5 (1.30%) Games
9 5 (1.30%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (0.52%) Electronics
10 2 (0.52%) German Language
10 2 (0.52%) Publishing
11 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.64%) .NET
2 8 (2.08%) J2EE
3 7 (1.82%) HTML
3 7 (1.82%) Middleware
4 6 (1.56%) SOAP
5 4 (1.04%) XML
6 3 (0.78%) JMS
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.78%) REST
6 3 (0.78%) Web Services
6 3 (0.78%) XML Messaging
7 2 (0.52%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.52%) CSS
7 2 (0.52%) CSS3
7 2 (0.52%) HTML5
7 2 (0.52%) jQuery
8 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.26%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.26%) WAP
8 1 (0.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.43%) Mobile App
2 19 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.34%) Fixed Income
4 9 (2.34%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.08%) Chip and PIN
5 8 (2.08%) User Experience
6 7 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.56%) Economics
7 6 (1.56%) PMI
8 5 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.30%) NHS
9 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.78%) Biometrics
10 3 (0.78%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (0.78%) LLPG
10 3 (0.78%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.52%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.52%) Derivative
11 2 (0.52%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.75%) Apple iOS
2 24 (6.23%) Windows
3 23 (5.97%) Android
4 14 (3.64%) Unix
5 7 (1.82%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.56%) Linux
6 6 (1.56%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.78%) AIX
7 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.52%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.52%) Mac OS X Server
8 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.52%) Solaris
8 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (25.45%) Project Management
2 82 (21.30%) PRINCE2
3 76 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (14.81%) Migration
6 51 (13.25%) ITIL
7 32 (8.31%) Service Management
8 30 (7.79%) Service Delivery
9 28 (7.27%) Change Management
10 20 (5.19%) Performance Management
10 20 (5.19%) Project Planning
11 19 (4.94%) E-Commerce
11 19 (4.94%) Scrum
11 19 (4.94%) Supplier Management
12 18 (4.68%) Risk Management
13 17 (4.42%) SDLC
14 16 (4.16%) Problem Management
15 14 (3.64%) Business Analysis
16 13 (3.38%) Data Migration
16 13 (3.38%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (5.45%) Java
1 21 (5.45%) SQL
2 9 (2.34%) C
3 7 (1.82%) Python
4 6 (1.56%) C#
4 6 (1.56%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.56%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.30%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.04%) C++
6 4 (1.04%) Perl
6 4 (1.04%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.52%) Jython
7 2 (0.52%) Korn
7 2 (0.52%) VBA
8 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.26%) Ruby
8 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 28 (7.27%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.90%) DV Cleared
4 12 (3.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 10 (2.60%) PMI Certification
7 9 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (2.08%) ISEB
9 6 (1.56%) Degree
10 5 (1.30%) HNC
10 5 (1.30%) HND
10 5 (1.30%) PMP
11 4 (1.04%) ISEB Practitioner
11 4 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.26%) APMP
14 1 (0.26%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.12%) QA
2 11 (2.86%) SLA
3 5 (1.30%) GxP
4 4 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.52%) GAMP
7 1 (0.26%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.52%) Samba
4 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.26%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) AirWatch
1 2 (0.52%) CA Wily
1 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.52%) SCSM
1 2 (0.52%) WSUS
2 1 (0.26%) Control-M
2 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (7.53%) Oracle
2 27 (7.01%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.60%) IBM
4 7 (1.82%) HP
4 7 (1.82%) Murex
4 7 (1.82%) SAP
5 5 (1.30%) Apple
6 4 (1.04%) Charles River
6 4 (1.04%) Google
6 4 (1.04%) VMware
6 4 (1.04%) webMethods
7 3 (0.78%) ATG
7 3 (0.78%) Avaloq
7 3 (0.78%) Compaq
7 3 (0.78%) FNZ
7 3 (0.78%) ServiceNow
7 3 (0.78%) Sun
7 3 (0.78%) Terracotta
8 2 (0.52%) Callidus
8 2 (0.52%) iManage
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