The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Applications Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Manager
England / South East
Rank 216 221 239
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 26 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.38% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.41% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 29
Median daily rate £450 £438 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £398 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £530
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7139 8377 9227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.74% 94.57% 94.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4145 5110 4910
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 369 378 441
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Applications Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Applications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Applications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Applications Manager across the South East region.

Applications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Applications Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 1 March 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
Berkshire +22 11 £450 - 1
Hampshire +8 7 £450 +5.88% 1
Surrey +4 2 £513 +17.14% 2
West Sussex -15 2 £388 -11.42%
Buckinghamshire -4 1 - - 3
Oxfordshire - 1 £500 - 2
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 South East region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 17 (34.00%) Project Management
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) Finance
3 9 (18.00%) Change Management
3 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (18.00%) SDLC
4 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) ITIL
4 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (12.00%) MS Office
5 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (10.00%) PMP
6 5 (10.00%) PMI Certification
6 5 (10.00%) Project Governance
6 5 (10.00%) Economics
7 4 (8.00%) MS Project
7 4 (8.00%) Service Management
7 4 (8.00%) Network Security
7 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.00%) Retail
8 3 (6.00%) Migration
8 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.00%) Oracle
8 3 (6.00%) Linux

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (2.00%) CMS
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Office
2 4 (8.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Maximo
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.00%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.00%) Big Data
1 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MSI
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) Mesosphere
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Project Management
2 9 (18.00%) Change Management
2 9 (18.00%) SDLC
2 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.00%) ITIL
3 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.00%) Economics
5 5 (10.00%) Project Governance
6 4 (8.00%) Service Management
6 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.00%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (10.00%) PMP
3 1 (2.00%) CCNA
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.00%) MBA
3 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
1 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.00%) Control-M
1 1 (2.00%) Mesos
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
1 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Citrix
3 1 (2.00%) Pega
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.00%) Remedy
3 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.00%) Syclo
3 1 (2.00%) Teradata
3 1 (2.00%) webMethods
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