The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Applications Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 132 126 127
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 5 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £320 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 -
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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2389 3038 2589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.09% 95.18% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1530 1367
Median daily rate £350 £351 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.14% -3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 70 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £40.38 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Applications Manager in the job title.

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Applications Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -6 3 £425 - 1
Glasgow - 2 £320 - 1
Applications Manager
UK

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Applications Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (16.67%) IIS
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Primavera
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Service Design
5 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (8.33%) JIRA
5 1 (8.33%) Spotfire
5 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Service Design
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow