The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Applications Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Applications Project Manager
Rank 586 529 474
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -55
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Project Manager 75 113 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 75 93
Median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £366 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 -

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
51181 53984 51041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33252 34149 30933
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1553 2015 2063
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Applications Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 25 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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 -34 72 £438 +2.94% 12
London -24 22 £455 +7.05% 9
South East -7 14 £475 +8.57% 3
Hertfordshire +18 7 £430 -21.81%
East of England +17 7 £430 -5.75%
East Midlands 0 7 £344 -15.12%
West Midlands -27 7 £488 +16.47%
North West +7 5 £406 -14.47%
Hampshire -2 5 £340 -19.79% 2
South West -3 5 £378 -5.62%
Manchester -7 5 £406 -18.75%
Surrey -1 4 £550 +42.67%
Tyne and Wear -39 4 £325 -32.64%
Newcastle upon Tyne -43 4 £325 -32.64%
North East -45 4 £325 -46.28%
Devon - 4 £375 -
City of London +40 3 £550 +25.00% 3
Derbyshire +11 3 £323 -16.23%
Watford +6 3 £475 -2.56%
Berkshire -4 3 £475 +11.76%
Scotland -6 3 £425 -
Edinburgh -10 3 £425 -
Coventry - 3 £525 -
Exeter - 3 £363 -
Hook +3 2 £301 -29.16% 1
Crawley 0 2 £425 -
West Sussex -4 2 £425 - 1
Derby - 2 £323 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £430 -
Chesterfield +1 1 - -

Applications Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Applications Project 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 83 (45.86%) Project Management
2 62 (34.25%) PRINCE2
3 57 (31.49%) Finance
4 52 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (26.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (14.36%) Migration
7 23 (12.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 22 (12.15%) SDLC
9 19 (10.50%) PMP
9 19 (10.50%) Mobile App
10 18 (9.94%) Data Centre
10 18 (9.94%) Security Cleared
11 17 (9.39%) PMI Certification
12 16 (8.84%) Microsoft
12 16 (8.84%) Scrum
13 15 (8.29%) SC Cleared
13 15 (8.29%) Banking
14 14 (7.73%) SAP
15 13 (7.18%) Risk Management
16 12 (6.63%) Change Management
16 12 (6.63%) Programme Management
17 11 (6.08%) Matrix Management
17 11 (6.08%) Waterfall
18 10 (5.52%) Service Management
18 10 (5.52%) Retail
18 10 (5.52%) Oracle
18 10 (5.52%) MS Project
19 9 (4.97%) MS Office
19 9 (4.97%) Manufacturing
19 9 (4.97%) Business Analysis

Applications Project 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 (2.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.55%) CMS
2 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (5.52%) MS Project
2 9 (4.97%) MS Office
3 7 (3.87%) MS Excel
4 5 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.21%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Primavera
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.10%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (1.10%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.55%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.55%) Maximo
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.21%) Firewall
2 1 (0.55%) FTP
2 1 (0.55%) HTTP
2 1 (0.55%) LDAP
2 1 (0.55%) Network Security
2 1 (0.55%) SSL
2 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.10%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.55%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (2.76%) JIRA
2 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 57 (31.49%) Finance
2 15 (8.29%) Banking
3 10 (5.52%) Retail
4 9 (4.97%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.87%) Advertising
6 4 (2.21%) Marketing
7 3 (1.66%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.10%) Billing
8 2 (1.10%) Front Office
8 2 (1.10%) Law
8 2 (1.10%) Local Government
9 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.55%) Back Office
9 1 (0.55%) Electronics
9 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.55%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.87%) .NET
2 3 (1.66%) Middleware
3 2 (1.10%) Web Services
4 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.55%) CSS
4 1 (0.55%) HTML
4 1 (0.55%) J2EE
4 1 (0.55%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.55%) SOAP
4 1 (0.55%) XML
4 1 (0.55%) XSD
4 1 (0.55%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.50%) Mobile App
2 18 (9.94%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.31%) Economics
4 6 (3.31%) PMI
5 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.66%) User Experience
6 2 (1.10%) NHS
6 2 (1.10%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.55%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.55%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.55%) IVR
7 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.87%) Windows
2 2 (1.10%) Android
2 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.55%) Linux
3 1 (0.55%) Unix
3 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (45.86%) Project Management
2 62 (34.25%) PRINCE2
3 52 (28.73%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (26.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (14.36%) Migration
6 22 (12.15%) SDLC
7 16 (8.84%) Scrum
8 13 (7.18%) Risk Management
9 12 (6.63%) Change Management
9 12 (6.63%) Programme Management
10 11 (6.08%) Matrix Management
10 11 (6.08%) Waterfall
11 10 (5.52%) Service Management
12 9 (4.97%) Business Analysis
12 9 (4.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (3.87%) Dependency Management
13 7 (3.87%) E-Commerce
13 7 (3.87%) Service Delivery
14 6 (3.31%) Change Control
14 6 (3.31%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.76%) Java
1 5 (2.76%) SQL
2 3 (1.66%) C#
2 3 (1.66%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.55%) C
4 1 (0.55%) C++
4 1 (0.55%) Groovy
4 1 (0.55%) PHP
4 1 (0.55%) VB
4 1 (0.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 23 (12.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 19 (10.50%) PMP
3 18 (9.94%) Security Cleared
4 17 (9.39%) PMI Certification
5 15 (8.29%) SC Cleared
6 9 (4.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.66%) Degree
7 3 (1.66%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.55%) ISEB
8 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (8.84%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.73%) SAP
3 10 (5.52%) Oracle
4 2 (1.10%) Citrix
4 2 (1.10%) Cognos
4 2 (1.10%) IBM
4 2 (1.10%) ILOG
5 1 (0.55%) BMC
5 1 (0.55%) Chordiant
5 1 (0.55%) Google
5 1 (0.55%) KANA
5 1 (0.55%) Pega
5 1 (0.55%) Remedy
5 1 (0.55%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.55%) Siebel
Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £000 - £1 per day + Great Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago