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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Manager
Rank 358 367 347
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 44 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 16
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£466 £476 £493
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% -3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £373 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £603 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £33.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+27.00% -5.51%
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
19804 20828 19241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.62% 92.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13695 14255 13119
Average daily rate £450 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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 359 399 399
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +14 7 £600 +20.00% 8
Uxbridge -2 1 £375 +25.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Surbiton - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 26 (30.59%) ITIL
2 22 (25.88%) Finance
3 16 (18.82%) Windows
4 13 (15.29%) Project Management
5 11 (12.94%) SQL
5 11 (12.94%) Migration
5 11 (12.94%) Problem Management
6 10 (11.76%) Banking
6 10 (11.76%) Oracle
6 10 (11.76%) SLA
7 9 (10.59%) CRM
7 9 (10.59%) SAP
7 9 (10.59%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
9 7 (8.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
9 7 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.06%) Fixed Income
10 6 (7.06%) Front Office
10 6 (7.06%) Workflow
10 6 (7.06%) Thin Client
10 6 (7.06%) Change Management
10 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
10 6 (7.06%) Fat Client
11 5 (5.88%) IIS
11 5 (5.88%) N-Tier
11 5 (5.88%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.88%) Service Management
11 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.88%) EDRMS

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.88%) IIS
3 3 (3.53%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Project
2 3 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.35%) Siebel Analytics
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.35%) Maximo
3 2 (2.35%) Markit EDM
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.18%) LatentZero
4 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.18%) thinkFolio
4 1 (1.18%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Office 365
1 1 (1.18%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) LAN
1 2 (2.35%) WAN
2 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) EDRMS
3 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MSI
General
1 22 (25.88%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Banking
3 6 (7.06%) Front Office
4 5 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.53%) Retail
5 3 (3.53%) Legal
6 2 (2.35%) Back Office
6 2 (2.35%) Local Government
7 1 (1.18%) Marketing
7 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) .NET
2 2 (2.35%) J2EE
2 2 (2.35%) CSS
2 2 (2.35%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.18%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (7.06%) Thin Client
2 6 (7.06%) Fixed Income
2 6 (7.06%) Fat Client
3 5 (5.88%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.53%) Wiki
5 2 (2.35%) Equities
6 1 (1.18%) IVR
6 1 (1.18%) Derivative
6 1 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.18%) SCADA
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.18%) FMCG
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) ITIL
2 13 (15.29%) Project Management
3 11 (12.94%) Migration
3 11 (12.94%) Problem Management
4 9 (10.59%) CRM
5 7 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.06%) Change Management
6 6 (7.06%) Workflow
7 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.88%) Service Management
7 5 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.53%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.53%) Data Management
8 3 (3.53%) Supplier Management
8 3 (3.53%) Release Management
8 3 (3.53%) Cash Management
8 3 (3.53%) Database Security
9 2 (2.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.35%) Change Control
9 2 (2.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.94%) SQL
2 4 (4.71%) Java
3 2 (2.35%) Perl
3 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.35%) C
3 2 (2.35%) C#
3 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
1 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) PMP
2 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) Oracle
2 9 (10.59%) SAP
3 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.71%) Northgate
4 4 (4.71%) Civica
4 4 (4.71%) Orchard
5 3 (3.53%) Charles River
5 3 (3.53%) OpenText
5 3 (3.53%) Siebel
6 2 (2.35%) DataFlux
6 2 (2.35%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.35%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.18%) IBM
7 1 (1.18%) Teradata
7 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
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