The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Middlesex region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Manager
Rank 24 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.00% 0.50% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £300 £625 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £450 £449
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.54 £35.00 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+32.95% +33.18%
Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
237 181 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 94.80% 90.50% 88.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 98 147
Average daily rate £396 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 18
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Applications Manager
South East

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Applications Manager Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Manager across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Applications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Applications Manager
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) SAP
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (37.50%) Information Management
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (25.00%) APMP
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (25.00%) PMP
6 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
7 1 (12.50%) SAP SM
7 1 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) Service Management
7 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP SM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Information Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (25.00%) APMP
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (25.00%) PMP
2 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) SAP