The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Applications Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 489 419 365
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -54
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 158 230 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.41% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.43% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 139 173
Median daily rate £450 £420 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £330 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £539 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £409
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £39.04 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.04 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52732 52894 51448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.87% 94.71% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34355 32133 31426
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1512 2114 2112
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Applications Manager in the job title.

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Manager within the UK.

Applications Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Applications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Applications Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Applications Manager within the UK.

Applications Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Applications Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 4 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
England -72 150 £450 +7.14% 19
London -41 65 £475 +11.76% 9
South East -10 29 £450 +7.46% 6
City of London +39 16 £513 - 5
West Midlands -12 13 £358 -7.74% 1
Hampshire +4 11 £440 -7.36%
Birmingham +5 9 £350 +1.44% 1
East Midlands +10 8 £338 -25.24% 1
South West +1 8 £350 -15.15%
Yorkshire -2 8 £300 -9.09% 1
East of England -5 8 £625 +47.05%
North West -9 8 £445 +11.25% 1
Edinburgh -19 7 £388 -17.11%
Scotland -23 7 £388 -17.11% 3
Hertfordshire +3 6 £625 +42.85%
Surrey -8 6 £475 -11.62% 3
West Yorkshire +8 5 £413 +5.76% 1
Derbyshire +4 4 - -
Berkshire +3 4 £450 +10.76% 1
Leeds -4 4 £400 +2.56% 1
Cheshire -11 4 £445 -38.62%
Kent - 4 £463 -
Nottingham +6 3 - -
Hook +1 3 £383 +9.28%
Nottinghamshire -1 3 - -
Bristol -5 3 £350 -7.59%
Staines - 3 £500 -
Slough +11 2 £450 - 1
North Yorkshire +5 2 £300 -9.09%
Merseyside +1 2 £700 -

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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 featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 101 (27.01%) Project Management
2 100 (26.74%) Finance
3 90 (24.06%) PRINCE2
4 85 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 51 (13.64%) Migration
7 42 (11.23%) Oracle
7 42 (11.23%) Mobile App
8 34 (9.09%) ITIL
8 34 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 30 (8.02%) Banking
10 29 (7.75%) Security Cleared
11 28 (7.49%) Microsoft
12 26 (6.95%) SQL
13 25 (6.68%) .NET
13 25 (6.68%) Scrum
14 24 (6.42%) Risk Management
14 24 (6.42%) PMI Certification
15 23 (6.15%) Change Management
15 23 (6.15%) SDLC
16 21 (5.61%) Service Delivery
16 21 (5.61%) Java
17 19 (5.08%) Apple iOS
17 19 (5.08%) E-Commerce
17 19 (5.08%) PMP
17 19 (5.08%) Data Centre
18 18 (4.81%) Business Analysis
18 18 (4.81%) SC Cleared
19 17 (4.55%) Android
19 17 (4.55%) Programme Management

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (1.34%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.07%) Apache
2 4 (1.07%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.80%) IIS
3 3 (0.80%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.53%) Confluence
4 2 (0.53%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (0.53%) iPlanet
4 2 (0.53%) JBoss
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.27%) CICS
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.27%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (2.94%) MS Office
2 10 (2.67%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.41%) MS Project
4 7 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (3.48%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.34%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.07%) Maximo
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.27%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.27%) Primavera
7 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.27%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.53%) Office 365
3 2 (0.53%) SaaS
3 2 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.07%) Network Security
2 3 (0.80%) CTI
2 3 (0.80%) Internet
2 3 (0.80%) VPN
2 3 (0.80%) WAN
3 2 (0.53%) Firewall
3 2 (0.53%) HTTP
3 2 (0.53%) SSL
3 2 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.27%) DNS
4 1 (0.27%) LAN
4 1 (0.27%) LDAP
4 1 (0.27%) PBX
4 1 (0.27%) Skype
4 1 (0.27%) SSH
4 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.27%) DB2
4 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.27%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.27%) MySQL
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.27%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.27%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.87%) JIRA
2 3 (0.80%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.80%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.53%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.53%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.53%) Gradle
3 2 (0.53%) Introscope
3 2 (0.53%) Maven
4 1 (0.27%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.27%) QAComplete
4 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 100 (26.74%) Finance
2 30 (8.02%) Banking
3 12 (3.21%) Marketing
4 11 (2.94%) Retail
5 10 (2.67%) Advertising
6 9 (2.41%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.14%) Law
7 8 (2.14%) Local Government
8 7 (1.87%) Legal
9 6 (1.60%) Back Office
9 6 (1.60%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.34%) Front Office
10 5 (1.34%) Games
10 5 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.07%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.53%) Billing
12 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.27%) Electronics
13 1 (0.27%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.68%) .NET
2 7 (1.87%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (1.60%) CSS
3 6 (1.60%) HTML
3 6 (1.60%) Middleware
3 6 (1.60%) SOAP
4 5 (1.34%) J2EE
5 4 (1.07%) Web Services
5 4 (1.07%) XML
6 3 (0.80%) JMS
6 3 (0.80%) REST
6 3 (0.80%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.27%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.27%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.27%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.23%) Mobile App
2 19 (5.08%) Data Centre
3 15 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.48%) User Experience
5 10 (2.67%) PMI
6 9 (2.41%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.60%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.34%) Economics
9 5 (1.34%) NHS
10 4 (1.07%) Chip and PIN
10 4 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.07%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.80%) Biometrics
11 3 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.80%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (0.80%) LLPG
11 3 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (0.80%) Statistics
12 2 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.08%) Apple iOS
2 17 (4.55%) Android
3 16 (4.28%) Windows
4 11 (2.94%) Unix
5 10 (2.67%) Linux
6 8 (2.14%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.80%) AIX
8 3 (0.80%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.80%) Mac OS X Server
8 3 (0.80%) Solaris
8 3 (0.80%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.53%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (27.01%) Project Management
2 90 (24.06%) PRINCE2
3 85 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (13.64%) Migration
6 34 (9.09%) ITIL
7 25 (6.68%) Scrum
8 24 (6.42%) Risk Management
9 23 (6.15%) Change Management
9 23 (6.15%) SDLC
10 21 (5.61%) Service Delivery
11 19 (5.08%) E-Commerce
12 18 (4.81%) Business Analysis
13 17 (4.55%) Programme Management
14 16 (4.28%) Service Management
15 15 (4.01%) Waterfall
16 14 (3.74%) ERP
16 14 (3.74%) Performance Management
17 13 (3.48%) Problem Management
18 12 (3.21%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (6.95%) SQL
2 21 (5.61%) Java
3 6 (1.60%) Perl
3 6 (1.60%) Shell Script
4 5 (1.34%) C
5 4 (1.07%) C#
5 4 (1.07%) Python
6 3 (0.80%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.53%) Jython
7 2 (0.53%) Korn
8 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.27%) PHP
8 1 (0.27%) Ruby
8 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.27%) VB
8 1 (0.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 29 (7.75%) Security Cleared
3 24 (6.42%) PMI Certification
4 19 (5.08%) PMP
5 18 (4.81%) SC Cleared
6 12 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (2.67%) DV Cleared
8 9 (2.41%) Degree
9 7 (1.87%) ISEB
10 5 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.07%) HNC
11 4 (1.07%) HND
11 4 (1.07%) ISEB Practitioner
11 4 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.53%) APMP
12 2 (0.53%) CISSP
12 2 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.28%) QA
2 6 (1.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.27%) GxP
4 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.80%) Samba
2 3 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.80%) WSUS
2 2 (0.53%) CA Wily
2 2 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.53%) Puppet
2 2 (0.53%) SCCM
3 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.27%) Ansible
3 1 (0.27%) Control-M
3 1 (0.27%) Netcool
3 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.27%) TADDM
3 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 42 (11.23%) Oracle
2 28 (7.49%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.21%) SAP
4 8 (2.14%) IBM
5 5 (1.34%) Apple
5 5 (1.34%) HP
5 5 (1.34%) iManage
6 4 (1.07%) Murex
6 4 (1.07%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.07%) VMware
7 3 (0.80%) ATG
7 3 (0.80%) Citrix
7 3 (0.80%) Cognos
7 3 (0.80%) Compaq
7 3 (0.80%) Pega
7 3 (0.80%) ServiceNow
7 3 (0.80%) Sun
7 3 (0.80%) Terracotta
7 3 (0.80%) webMethods
8 2 (0.53%) Twitter
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