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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Manager
UK / Scotland
Rank 105 124 109
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 5 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.20% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.21% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Median daily rate £400 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 - £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £68.00 - £36.10

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
1652 2395 2637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.27% 93.92% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 965 1267 1461
Median daily rate £365 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 29 57
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +14.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.84 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +20 4 £425 -
Glasgow - 1 £375 -
Applications Manager
UK

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) JBoss
4 1 (14.29%) Informatica
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC

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 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica