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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 251 233 211
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -22
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 29 33 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.33% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.35% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 33
Median daily rate £450 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £354 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £538 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £404
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.04 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.24%
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
9183 9368 8743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.21% 94.31% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5555 5137 4795
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 £225 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 449 482
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.90 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +5 11 £440 -7.36%
Surrey -8 6 £475 -11.62% 3
Berkshire -3 4 £450 +10.76% 1
Kent - 4 £463 -
Middlesex -5 2 £488 +25.96%
Buckinghamshire +7 1 £375 -23.07% 1
West Sussex -25 1 £425 +17.24%
Applications Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 20 (28.17%) Project Management
2 19 (26.76%) Finance
3 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (21.13%) PRINCE2
5 13 (18.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (15.49%) Migration
7 10 (14.08%) Programme Management
8 9 (12.68%) Mobile App
8 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
9 8 (11.27%) Scrum
10 7 (9.86%) Risk Management
10 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
10 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
11 6 (8.45%) Change Management
12 5 (7.04%) Asset Management
12 5 (7.04%) Service Management
12 5 (7.04%) Oracle
12 5 (7.04%) SAP
13 4 (5.63%) PMI Certification
13 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
13 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
13 4 (5.63%) DV Cleared
13 4 (5.63%) Android
13 4 (5.63%) Investment Management
13 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
13 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
13 4 (5.63%) SDLC
14 3 (4.23%) Contingency Planning
14 3 (4.23%) Marketing

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 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) SPSS
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Maximo
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.41%) Primavera
3 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.41%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.41%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Marketing
2 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Back Office
4 1 (1.41%) Billing
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Front Office
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) .NET
1 2 (2.82%) Middleware
2 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.23%) Economics
3 3 (4.23%) User Experience
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.41%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) NHS
5 1 (1.41%) PMI
5 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Android
1 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.82%) Unix
3 1 (1.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Windows
3 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) Project Management
2 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (21.13%) PRINCE2
4 13 (18.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (15.49%) Migration
6 10 (14.08%) Programme Management
7 8 (11.27%) Scrum
8 7 (9.86%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.45%) Change Management
10 5 (7.04%) Asset Management
10 5 (7.04%) Service Management
11 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.63%) Investment Management
11 4 (5.63%) SDLC
11 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
12 3 (4.23%) Contingency Planning
12 3 (4.23%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (4.23%) Project Planning
12 3 (4.23%) Risk Analysis
12 3 (4.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.23%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) Java
2 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.23%) PMP
4 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.41%) ISEB
6 1 (1.41%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) GxP
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle
2 5 (7.04%) SAP
3 2 (2.82%) Citrix
3 2 (2.82%) Cognos
3 2 (2.82%) ILOG
4 1 (1.41%) Apple
4 1 (1.41%) Axway
4 1 (1.41%) Google
4 1 (1.41%) IBM
4 1 (1.41%) Kronos
4 1 (1.41%) Sun
4 1 (1.41%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.41%) VMware