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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Manager
Rank 466 451 449
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 154 211 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.38% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.40% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 142 116
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £334 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.03 - £21.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -37 145 £450 - 29
London -2 73 £488 +5.97% 13
South East +6 23 £450 +5.88% 6
East Midlands -5 18 £416 -2.05% 4
West Midlands -2 12 £391 -7.94%
Derby +7 8 £380 -13.14% 2
Derbyshire +7 8 £380 -11.88% 2
Berkshire +6 8 £625 +38.88%
City of London -6 8 £475 +4.39% 1
North West -16 8 £406 -18.75%
Hampshire +21 7 £320 -22.36%
East of England +8 7 £368 -18.33% 1
Northamptonshire -6 7 £500 - 1
Hook +5 5 £320 -22.41%
Manchester +5 4 £413 +17.85%
Scotland +4 4 £413 -
Milton Keynes +14 3 £525 +36.36%
Buckinghamshire +13 3 £525 +36.36%
Edinburgh +7 3 £400 -3.03%
Coventry -12 3 £550 -
Yorkshire +19 2 - - 1
Cardiff +16 2 £385 +10.00%
Surrey +15 2 £425 -6.59% 3
Newbury +12 2 - -
South Wales +6 2 £385 +10.00%
Reading +4 2 £625 -3.84%
Essex +2 2 £456 +82.50% 1
Hertfordshire -1 2 £265 -51.81%
Cambridgeshire -1 2 £316 -34.11%
Wales -4 2 £385 +10.00%

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 107 (33.75%) Project Management
2 97 (30.60%) Finance
3 94 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (25.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (12.93%) PRINCE2
6 40 (12.62%) Security Cleared
7 37 (11.67%) Change Management
8 34 (10.73%) Service Delivery
9 33 (10.41%) Retail
10 32 (10.09%) Scrum
10 32 (10.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 32 (10.09%) Mobile App
11 31 (9.78%) Banking
11 31 (9.78%) ITIL
12 29 (9.15%) SC Cleared
13 25 (7.89%) Windows
13 25 (7.89%) SQL
13 25 (7.89%) Data Centre
14 24 (7.57%) Service Management
14 24 (7.57%) Migration
15 23 (7.26%) PMP
16 22 (6.94%) Programme Management
16 22 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (6.62%) DevOps
17 21 (6.62%) Microsoft
18 19 (5.99%) Supplier Management
18 19 (5.99%) MS Office
18 19 (5.99%) SDLC
18 19 (5.99%) Continuous Delivery
19 18 (5.68%) Oracle

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 18 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.47%) IIS
3 7 (2.21%) JBoss
4 3 (0.95%) CMS
5 2 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.32%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 19 (5.99%) MS Office
2 17 (5.36%) MS Project
3 8 (2.52%) MS Excel
4 7 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.58%) Chatbot
6 4 (1.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.26%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.63%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.63%) SAP R/3
3 2 (0.63%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.32%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.32%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) Primavera
4 1 (0.32%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.26%) SaaS
3 3 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.95%) Taleo
4 2 (0.63%) G Suite
4 2 (0.63%) Office 365
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.32%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.32%) PaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.58%) Intranet
2 4 (1.26%) Extranet
3 3 (0.95%) Firewall
4 2 (0.63%) DMZ
4 2 (0.63%) LAN
4 2 (0.63%) Multicast
4 2 (0.63%) SAN
4 2 (0.63%) WAN
5 1 (0.32%) DNS
5 1 (0.32%) FTP
5 1 (0.32%) Internet
5 1 (0.32%) MVNO
5 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (2.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.95%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.32%) Big Data
4 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.32%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.32%) QlikView
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (4.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (3.79%) JIRA
3 11 (3.47%) Hudson
3 11 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.84%) MSBuild
4 9 (2.84%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (2.84%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.89%) Artifactory
5 6 (1.89%) Subversion
6 4 (1.26%) Selenium
6 4 (1.26%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 97 (30.60%) Finance
2 33 (10.41%) Retail
3 31 (9.78%) Banking
4 15 (4.73%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.15%) Front Office
5 10 (3.15%) Marketing
6 6 (1.89%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.58%) Games
7 5 (1.58%) Legal
7 5 (1.58%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.95%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.95%) Back Office
8 3 (0.95%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Advertising
9 2 (0.63%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.32%) Automotive
10 1 (0.32%) Law
10 1 (0.32%) Military
10 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.05%) .NET
2 9 (2.84%) HTML
3 7 (2.21%) HTML5
3 7 (2.21%) Spring
4 4 (1.26%) J2EE
4 4 (1.26%) Java EE
5 3 (0.95%) CSS
5 3 (0.95%) Web Services
5 3 (0.95%) WebGL
6 2 (0.63%) jQuery
6 2 (0.63%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (0.63%) XML
7 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.32%) Middleware
7 1 (0.32%) OAuth2
7 1 (0.32%) OpenID
7 1 (0.32%) REST
7 1 (0.32%) SAML
7 1 (0.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.09%) Mobile App
2 25 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 22 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.15%) Economics
5 8 (2.52%) User Experience
6 7 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.26%) FMCG
7 4 (1.26%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.95%) CMDB
8 3 (0.95%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.95%) EPoS
8 3 (0.95%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.95%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.95%) PMI
9 2 (0.63%) NHS
9 2 (0.63%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.32%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.32%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.32%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.89%) Windows
2 13 (4.10%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.15%) Linux
4 7 (2.21%) Android
4 7 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.58%) Unix
7 3 (0.95%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.63%) AIX
8 2 (0.63%) Solaris
9 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (33.75%) Project Management
2 94 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (25.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (12.93%) PRINCE2
5 37 (11.67%) Change Management
6 34 (10.73%) Service Delivery
7 32 (10.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 32 (10.09%) Scrum
8 31 (9.78%) ITIL
9 24 (7.57%) Migration
9 24 (7.57%) Service Management
10 22 (6.94%) Programme Management
11 21 (6.62%) DevOps
12 19 (5.99%) Continuous Delivery
12 19 (5.99%) SDLC
12 19 (5.99%) Supplier Management
13 16 (5.05%) Mentoring
13 16 (5.05%) Waterfall
14 15 (4.73%) Problem Management
15 14 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (7.89%) SQL
2 18 (5.68%) Java
3 11 (3.47%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.21%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.26%) C#
6 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
6 2 (0.63%) VB
6 2 (0.63%) VBA
7 1 (0.32%) C
7 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (12.62%) Security Cleared
2 29 (9.15%) SC Cleared
3 23 (7.26%) PMP
4 17 (5.36%) PMI Certification
5 14 (4.42%) Degree
6 9 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.58%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.95%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.95%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.63%) APMP
11 1 (0.32%) ECDL
11 1 (0.32%) ISEB
11 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.32%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.73%) QA
2 11 (3.47%) SLA
3 4 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.63%) Docker
1 2 (0.63%) vSphere
2 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.32%) SRDF
2 1 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (3.47%) Ansible
1 11 (3.47%) Puppet
2 9 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.89%) SCCM
4 2 (0.63%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.63%) MOM
5 1 (0.32%) Control-M
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.32%) TADDM
5 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (6.62%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.68%) Oracle
3 9 (2.84%) SAP
4 7 (2.21%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.89%) Facebook
6 4 (1.26%) Cognos
6 4 (1.26%) IBM
6 4 (1.26%) VMware
7 3 (0.95%) Google
7 3 (0.95%) HP
8 2 (0.63%) Adobe
8 2 (0.63%) Citrix
8 2 (0.63%) F5
8 2 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.63%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.63%) Sybase
8 2 (0.63%) Tableau
9 1 (0.32%) Apple
9 1 (0.32%) Avaya
9 1 (0.32%) Epicor
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