The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Manager
Rank 356 347 351
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 47 48 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 34 25
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£413 £525 £530
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £344 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £475
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £60.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +20.00%
Applications Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20445 21023 20332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.91% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14135 14816 13711
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 371 455
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Manager across the London region.

Applications Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Applications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Applications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Applications Manager across the London region.

Applications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Applications Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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
City of London +10 9 £525 +5.00% 4
Uxbridge +3 3 £375 +25.00%
Feltham - 2 £370 -
Romford - 1 - -
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 33 (37.08%) Finance
2 24 (26.97%) Project Management
2 24 (26.97%) ITIL
3 14 (15.73%) SLA
3 14 (15.73%) Windows
3 14 (15.73%) SQL
3 14 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (14.61%) Service Delivery
4 13 (14.61%) Oracle
5 12 (13.48%) Change Management
6 11 (12.36%) Migration
6 11 (12.36%) Banking
6 11 (12.36%) .NET
6 11 (12.36%) SharePoint
7 10 (11.24%) PRINCE2
7 10 (11.24%) SAP
8 9 (10.11%) Java
8 9 (10.11%) Service Management
8 9 (10.11%) Problem Management
9 8 (8.99%) MS Excel
9 8 (8.99%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (7.87%) CRM
10 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
10 7 (7.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (7.87%) Thin Client
10 7 (7.87%) Fat Client
10 7 (7.87%) Oracle Database
10 7 (7.87%) BYOD
11 6 (6.74%) Supplier Management
11 6 (6.74%) PMP

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 11 (12.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.12%) CMS
4 1 (1.12%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.12%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 8 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.37%) MS Project
4 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (4.49%) Aareon QL
1 4 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.25%) Siebel Analytics
3 2 (2.25%) Markit EDM
3 2 (2.25%) Maximo
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.12%) Summit
4 1 (1.12%) LatentZero
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (1.12%) ION MarketView
4 1 (1.12%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) LAN
1 2 (2.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.12%) DTS
6 1 (1.12%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (37.08%) Finance
2 11 (12.36%) Banking
3 6 (6.74%) Front Office
3 6 (6.74%) Legal
4 4 (4.49%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Retail
6 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.12%) Advertising
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
6 1 (1.12%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.36%) .NET
2 5 (5.62%) J2EE
3 2 (2.25%) CSS
4 1 (1.12%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.12%) XML
4 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.12%) HTML
4 1 (1.12%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.12%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 7 (7.87%) Thin Client
1 7 (7.87%) Fat Client
1 7 (7.87%) BYOD
2 6 (6.74%) Fixed Income
3 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.37%) Wiki
5 2 (2.25%) FMCG
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) Equities
6 1 (1.12%) IVR
6 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.12%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.12%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Windows
2 5 (5.62%) UNIX
3 1 (1.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) Project Management
1 24 (26.97%) ITIL
2 14 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (14.61%) Service Delivery
4 12 (13.48%) Change Management
5 11 (12.36%) Migration
6 10 (11.24%) PRINCE2
7 9 (10.11%) Service Management
7 9 (10.11%) Problem Management
8 7 (7.87%) CRM
9 6 (6.74%) Supplier Management
10 4 (4.49%) Business Analysis
10 4 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.49%) Release Management
10 4 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.49%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.37%) BPEL
11 3 (3.37%) Database Security
11 3 (3.37%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.73%) SQL
2 9 (10.11%) Java
3 6 (6.74%) C#
4 5 (5.62%) C
4 5 (5.62%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.12%) Python
6 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.12%) VB
6 1 (1.12%) C++
6 1 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) PMP
1 6 (6.74%) PMI Certification
2 5 (5.62%) DV Cleared
2 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.73%) SLA
2 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (5.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (3.37%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (2.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Oracle
2 10 (11.24%) SAP
3 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.49%) Aareon
4 4 (4.49%) Siebel
4 4 (4.49%) Northgate
4 4 (4.49%) Civica
4 4 (4.49%) Orchard
5 3 (3.37%) OpenText
5 3 (3.37%) Symantec
5 3 (3.37%) Charles River
5 3 (3.37%) HP
6 2 (2.25%) DataFlux
6 2 (2.25%) ION Trading
6 2 (2.25%) Teradata
7 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.12%) Murex
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