The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Applications Project Manager
Rank 595 544 582
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +38
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Project Manager 8 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.016% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.018% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
Average daily rate £375 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £528 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £433
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53024 44938 56165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.25% 92.48% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32160 25752 30878
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2238 2624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%

Applications Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Project Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Applications Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Applications Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Applications Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Applications Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Applications Project Manager
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -38 7 £375 -3.22% 2
South East -10 4 £375 +25.00% 1
Hampshire - 1 £375 - 1
Surrey - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Aldershot - - - - 1
Fareham - - - -
London - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Woking - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -

Applications Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Applications Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Applications Project Manager in their job title.

1 15 (65.22%) Project Management
2 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
3 6 (26.09%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) Windows
5 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Vista
5 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.70%) Budget Control
6 2 (8.70%) Italian Language
6 2 (8.70%) Spanish Language
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
7 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (4.35%) Publishing
7 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
7 1 (4.35%) NHS
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.35%) Internet

Applications Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Applications Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Applications Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Italian Language
2 2 (8.70%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Local Government
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) NHS
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
1 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
1 3 (13.04%) Windows Vista
1 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Project Management
2 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.70%) Budget Control
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Civica