The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Project Manager
Rank 548 506 492
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Project Manager 92 130 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 83 80
Average daily rate £450 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £330 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £413 £401
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £30.20 £56.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.20 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -32.88%

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
53034 52811 51540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.93% 94.73% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34546 32021 31371
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1532 2104 2098
Average 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 £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Applications Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -56 86 £450 +8.10% 5
London -21 30 £490 +8.88% 1
South East -16 23 £450 +6.50% 1
City of London +44 10 £556 +11.25% 1
Hampshire 0 8 £410 -2.95%
East Midlands +8 7 - -
South West +1 7 £350 -12.50%
Surrey -14 6 £475 -11.62%
Yorkshire -1 5 £300 -9.09% 1
Edinburgh -10 5 £419 -
Scotland -21 5 £419 -
Nottinghamshire 0 4 - -
Nottingham -4 4 - -
East of England -6 4 £525 +20.00%
North West -12 4 £450 +26.76%
West Midlands -21 4 £415 +7.09% 1
Derbyshire +8 3 - -
Berkshire +7 3 £450 +10.76% 1
Hook +1 3 £383 +9.28%
Hertfordshire +1 3 - -
Cheshire -4 3 £448 -
Staines - 3 £500 -
Devon +6 2 £325 -
North Yorkshire +4 2 £300 -9.09% 1
West Yorkshire -6 2 £425 +8.97%
Kent - 2 £513 -
Middlesex - 2 £488 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
Plymouth - 2 £325 -
Slough - 2 £450 - 1

Applications Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 83 (36.40%) Project Management
1 83 (36.40%) PRINCE2
2 60 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (25.88%) Finance
4 55 (24.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (20.18%) Migration
6 34 (14.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 31 (13.60%) Mobile App
8 23 (10.09%) Scrum
9 21 (9.21%) SDLC
10 19 (8.33%) PMI Certification
11 17 (7.46%) Risk Management
12 16 (7.02%) Data Centre
13 15 (6.58%) PMP
13 15 (6.58%) E-Commerce
13 15 (6.58%) Security Cleared
14 13 (5.70%) Banking
14 13 (5.70%) Microsoft
14 13 (5.70%) Change Management
14 13 (5.70%) Apple iOS
15 12 (5.26%) Oracle
15 12 (5.26%) Project Planning
15 12 (5.26%) Waterfall
15 12 (5.26%) SC Cleared
16 11 (4.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 11 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (4.39%) QA
17 10 (4.39%) Android
17 10 (4.39%) SAP
17 10 (4.39%) Programme Management

Applications Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.44%) CMS
2 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (3.51%) MS Project
2 6 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.63%) MS Office
3 5 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.32%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.44%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.44%) Maximo
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.44%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.32%) CTI
2 2 (0.88%) Firewall
2 2 (0.88%) Network Security
2 2 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.44%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (1.32%) JIRA
2 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (25.88%) Finance
2 13 (5.70%) Banking
3 8 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.51%) Marketing
4 7 (3.07%) Advertising
5 6 (2.63%) Front Office
5 6 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.19%) Retail
7 4 (1.75%) Games
7 4 (1.75%) Local Government
7 4 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.88%) Billing
8 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.88%) Law
8 2 (0.88%) Legal
9 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.44%) Back Office
9 1 (0.44%) Electronics
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.07%) .NET
2 4 (1.75%) Middleware
3 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.44%) J2EE
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.44%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.60%) Mobile App
2 16 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.07%) PMI
4 7 (3.07%) User Experience
5 6 (2.63%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.19%) Chip and PIN
6 5 (2.19%) Economics
6 5 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.32%) LLPG
7 3 (1.32%) NHS
8 2 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.44%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.44%) IVR
9 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.70%) Apple iOS
2 10 (4.39%) Android
3 5 (2.19%) Windows
4 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.44%) Linux
5 1 (0.44%) Unix
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (36.40%) PRINCE2
1 83 (36.40%) Project Management
2 60 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (24.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (20.18%) Migration
5 23 (10.09%) Scrum
6 21 (9.21%) SDLC
7 17 (7.46%) Risk Management
8 15 (6.58%) E-Commerce
9 13 (5.70%) Change Management
10 12 (5.26%) Project Planning
10 12 (5.26%) Waterfall
11 10 (4.39%) Programme Management
12 8 (3.51%) Business Analysis
12 8 (3.51%) Dependency Management
12 8 (3.51%) ITIL
12 8 (3.51%) PRINCE
12 8 (3.51%) Service Delivery
12 8 (3.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (3.07%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.51%) SQL
2 6 (2.63%) Java
3 2 (0.88%) C#
3 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.44%) PHP
4 1 (0.44%) VB
4 1 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (14.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 19 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 15 (6.58%) PMP
3 15 (6.58%) Security Cleared
4 12 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 11 (4.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.75%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.75%) HNC
6 4 (1.75%) HND
7 2 (0.88%) Degree
7 2 (0.88%) ISEB
8 1 (0.44%) APMP
8 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.39%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) GxP
2 1 (0.44%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) SCCM
1 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (5.70%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.26%) Oracle
3 10 (4.39%) SAP
4 6 (2.63%) Murex
5 3 (1.32%) Citrix
5 3 (1.32%) Cognos
6 2 (0.88%) IBM
6 2 (0.88%) ILOG
7 1 (0.44%) Axway
7 1 (0.44%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.44%) BMC
7 1 (0.44%) Chordiant
7 1 (0.44%) KANA
7 1 (0.44%) Lotus
7 1 (0.44%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.44%) Pega
7 1 (0.44%) Remedy
7 1 (0.44%) Siebel
7 1 (0.44%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.44%) VMware
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