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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 223 238 212
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 37 34 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.35% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.37% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 32
Median daily rate £450 £390 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £308 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 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
8166 9231 8767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.01% 95.04% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4940 5532 4856
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 365 428 431
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 29 August 2016.

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 29 August 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
Hampshire +19 17 £429 +5.53%
Berkshire +4 7 £450 +5.88% 1
Surrey +3 4 £500 +66.66%
West Sussex 0 4 £525 -12.50%
Oxfordshire -2 3 £403 +19.25% 1
East Sussex - 2 £550 - 1
Applications Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 South East region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 26 (38.81%) Finance
2 19 (28.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (28.36%) Project Management
3 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (23.88%) Change Management
5 15 (22.39%) Security Cleared
6 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
8 11 (16.42%) Service Delivery
8 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
8 11 (16.42%) PRINCE2
9 8 (11.94%) Service Management
9 8 (11.94%) Programme Management
9 8 (11.94%) ITIL
9 8 (11.94%) Linux
10 7 (10.45%) Java
10 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
10 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (10.45%) Spring
10 7 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (8.96%) Artifactory
11 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
11 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
11 6 (8.96%) Retail
11 6 (8.96%) Subversion
11 6 (8.96%) Performance Management
11 6 (8.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (8.96%) JIRA
11 6 (8.96%) Scrum

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 6 (8.96%) JBoss
2 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Office
2 2 (2.99%) MS Project
2 2 (2.99%) SPSS
3 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Maximo
1 1 (1.49%) Primavera
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.49%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.48%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.48%) SAP HANA
3 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.99%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Artifactory
1 6 (8.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (8.96%) JIRA
1 6 (8.96%) Subversion
General
1 26 (38.81%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Retail
3 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Billing
4 1 (1.49%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) Spring
2 2 (2.99%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.46%) Economics
3 5 (7.46%) User Experience
4 4 (5.97%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.49%) PMI
6 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Linux
2 7 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Project Management
1 19 (28.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.88%) Change Management
4 11 (16.42%) PRINCE2
4 11 (16.42%) Service Delivery
5 8 (11.94%) ITIL
5 8 (11.94%) Programme Management
5 8 (11.94%) Service Management
6 6 (8.96%) Performance Management
6 6 (8.96%) Scrum
6 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.46%) ITIL V3
7 5 (7.46%) Time Management
8 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.97%) Migration
8 4 (5.97%) Process Improvement
8 4 (5.97%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) Java
2 1 (1.49%) C
2 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.91%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.46%) PMP
4 2 (2.99%) Degree
4 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.49%) HNC
5 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.96%) SAP
4 2 (2.99%) Cognos
4 2 (2.99%) ILOG
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle
5 1 (1.49%) HP
5 1 (1.49%) Omniture