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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Manager
Rank 370 405 395
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 45 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 20
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£450 £494 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.86% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £369 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £663 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £459 £384 £450
% change year-on-year
+19.67% -14.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 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
21943 22179 23245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.65% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15426 15072 15942
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 416 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
City of London -3 7 £550 +34.14%
Feltham - 3 £445 -
Hayes - 1 £340 -
Applications Manager
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Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (35.79%) Finance
2 30 (31.58%) Project Management
3 25 (26.32%) Service Delivery
4 19 (20.00%) ITIL
4 19 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (16.84%) PRINCE2
6 15 (15.79%) Windows
6 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 15 (15.79%) Service Management
7 14 (14.74%) Migration
7 14 (14.74%) .NET
7 14 (14.74%) DV Cleared
7 14 (14.74%) Security Cleared
8 13 (13.68%) SQL
8 13 (13.68%) MS Excel
8 13 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.58%) Oracle
9 11 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (10.53%) Java
10 10 (10.53%) SharePoint
10 10 (10.53%) Banking
10 10 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
11 9 (9.47%) Change Management
11 9 (9.47%) CRM
11 9 (9.47%) UNIX
11 9 (9.47%) C
11 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
11 9 (9.47%) SLA
11 9 (9.47%) ETL
12 8 (8.42%) Apache

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.42%) Apache
3 6 (6.32%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.16%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.05%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (1.05%) CMS
6 1 (1.05%) IIS
6 1 (1.05%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (13.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.05%) MS Project
5 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.11%) Maximo
4 2 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.05%) Summit
5 1 (1.05%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.05%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.05%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.05%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.37%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.11%) Big Data
6 1 (1.05%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (1.05%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.05%) DTS
6 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.05%) JIRA
2 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (35.79%) Finance
2 10 (10.53%) Banking
3 5 (5.26%) Legal
3 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.16%) Retail
5 2 (2.11%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.11%) Local Government
5 2 (2.11%) Publishing
6 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.05%) Marketing
6 1 (1.05%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.74%) .NET
2 6 (6.32%) J2EE
3 3 (3.16%) WCF
4 1 (1.05%) HTML
4 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.05%) XML
4 1 (1.05%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Thin Client
1 7 (7.37%) Fat Client
1 7 (7.37%) BYOD
2 6 (6.32%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.11%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.05%) FMCG
5 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) CMDB
5 1 (1.05%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.05%) User Experience
5 1 (1.05%) EPoS
5 1 (1.05%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.79%) Windows
2 9 (9.47%) UNIX
3 3 (3.16%) Linux
4 2 (2.11%) Solaris
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.58%) Project Management
2 25 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 19 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (20.00%) ITIL
4 16 (16.84%) PRINCE2
5 15 (15.79%) Service Management
6 14 (14.74%) Migration
7 13 (13.68%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (9.47%) CRM
9 9 (9.47%) ETL
9 9 (9.47%) Change Management
10 7 (7.37%) Supplier Management
10 7 (7.37%) Problem Management
10 7 (7.37%) Line Management
11 6 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.26%) BPEL
13 4 (4.21%) Business Analysis
13 4 (4.21%) Unit Testing
13 4 (4.21%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.68%) SQL
2 10 (10.53%) Java
3 9 (9.47%) C
4 7 (7.37%) C#
5 6 (6.32%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.05%) VB
7 1 (1.05%) C++
7 1 (1.05%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) DV Cleared
1 14 (14.74%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.32%) PMP
2 6 (6.32%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.05%) ACCA
3 1 (1.05%) CIMA
3 1 (1.05%) Degree
3 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.42%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (2.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.58%) Oracle
3 4 (4.21%) SAP
3 4 (4.21%) HP
4 3 (3.16%) Symantec
5 2 (2.11%) Tableau
5 2 (2.11%) IBM
5 2 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.05%) Informatica
6 1 (1.05%) JDA
6 1 (1.05%) Siebel
6 1 (1.05%) Murex
6 1 (1.05%) Charles River
6 1 (1.05%) Teradata
6 1 (1.05%) Avaloq