The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Applications Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 129 129 133
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 10 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.44% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 8
Median daily rate £350 £395 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% -12.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £413 £431
% change year-on-year
-2.42% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2859 2949 2818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.43% 95.81% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1846 1905 1837
Median daily rate £369 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 196 180
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £42.60 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Applications Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Applications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Applications Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Bristol +3 4 £350 -31.03% 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £350 -
Devon +3 1 £350 +7.69%
Wiltshire -8 1 £675 +70.88%
Dorset - 1 £525 -
Applications Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Data Management
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.56%) Change Control
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Data Management
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Presales
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.56%) PMP
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) SAP