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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Applications Project Manager
UK
Rank 522 507 489
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -18
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Project Manager 70 118 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.25% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 78 62
Median daily rate £425 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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
42359 47277 48034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.78% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27574 30020 30295
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1732 1916
Median hourly rate £17.44 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -25 67 £438 +0.28% 5
London -11 26 £475 -1.29% 2
South East -4 13 £400 -8.04% 1
East Midlands +4 12 £500 +17.64% 1
Hampshire +15 6 £365 -14.11%
Derby +6 6 £359 -18.00%
Derbyshire +5 6 £359 -16.81%
Northamptonshire -9 6 £500 - 1
East of England -3 5 £400 -16.66%
North West +21 4 £406 +20.37%
Berkshire -1 4 £450 -30.76%
Manchester +12 3 £406 +20.37%
Hook +12 3 £365 -10.97%
North East - 3 £398 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 3 £398 - 1
Yorkshire +12 2 £400 -
Suffolk -6 2 £375 -
West Midlands -6 2 £375 -11.76%
Ipswich -6 2 £375 -
City of London -13 2 £600 +21.51% 2
West Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Essex - 2 £450 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £398 - 1
Salford - 2 £400 -
Reading +9 1 £625 -3.84%
Newbury +6 1 - -
Milton Keynes +5 1 £525 +36.36%
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £525 +36.36%
Hertfordshire +2 1 £265 -51.81%
Kent - 1 £325 -

Applications Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 77 (54.23%) Project Management
2 43 (30.28%) Finance
3 40 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (23.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (19.01%) Security Cleared
6 26 (18.31%) PRINCE2
7 24 (16.90%) SC Cleared
8 23 (16.20%) Migration
9 18 (12.68%) Oracle
10 17 (11.97%) Change Management
10 17 (11.97%) Microsoft
10 17 (11.97%) Data Centre
11 16 (11.27%) PMP
12 15 (10.56%) PMI Certification
12 15 (10.56%) MS Office
13 14 (9.86%) Retail
14 12 (8.45%) MS Project
15 11 (7.75%) SharePoint
15 11 (7.75%) Scrum
16 10 (7.04%) Programme Management
16 10 (7.04%) Supplier Management
16 10 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (6.34%) Mobile App
17 9 (6.34%) SDLC
17 9 (6.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 9 (6.34%) Economics
17 9 (6.34%) Banking
17 9 (6.34%) Front Office
18 8 (5.63%) Risk Management
18 8 (5.63%) Service Management

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 11 (7.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.11%) CMS
3 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.70%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 15 (10.56%) MS Office
2 12 (8.45%) MS Project
3 4 (2.82%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.11%) SAP SD
2 3 (2.11%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.70%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.41%) Office 365
2 2 (1.41%) Taleo
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.70%) iPaaS
3 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.11%) Firewall
2 2 (1.41%) DMZ
2 2 (1.41%) Extranet
2 2 (1.41%) Intranet
2 2 (1.41%) Multicast
2 2 (1.41%) SAN
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) LAN
3 1 (0.70%) MVNO
3 1 (0.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 43 (30.28%) Finance
2 14 (9.86%) Retail
3 9 (6.34%) Banking
3 9 (6.34%) Front Office
4 8 (5.63%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.23%) Legal
6 4 (2.82%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.11%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.11%) Games
8 2 (1.41%) Back Office
8 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.70%) Advertising
9 1 (0.70%) Automotive
9 1 (0.70%) Law
9 1 (0.70%) Local Government
9 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) HTML
2 5 (3.52%) HTML5
3 4 (2.82%) .NET
4 2 (1.41%) Web Services
4 2 (1.41%) WebGL
5 1 (0.70%) CSS
5 1 (0.70%) REST
5 1 (0.70%) SOAP
5 1 (0.70%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.97%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.34%) Economics
3 9 (6.34%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.41%) PMI
5 2 (1.41%) User Experience
5 2 (1.41%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.70%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.70%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.70%) FMCG
6 1 (0.70%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.63%) Windows
2 4 (2.82%) Android
2 4 (2.82%) Unix
3 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.41%) AIX
4 2 (1.41%) Solaris
5 1 (0.70%) Linux
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (54.23%) Project Management
2 40 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (23.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (18.31%) PRINCE2
5 23 (16.20%) Migration
6 17 (11.97%) Change Management
7 11 (7.75%) Scrum
8 10 (7.04%) Programme Management
8 10 (7.04%) Supplier Management
9 9 (6.34%) SDLC
10 8 (5.63%) Matrix Organization
10 8 (5.63%) Risk Management
10 8 (5.63%) Service Management
10 8 (5.63%) Software Engineering
10 8 (5.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (4.93%) Project Planning
11 7 (4.93%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (4.93%) Waterfall
12 6 (4.23%) Change Control
13 5 (3.52%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.23%) SQL
2 5 (3.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.11%) C#
3 3 (2.11%) Java
4 1 (0.70%) C
4 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (19.01%) Security Cleared
2 24 (16.90%) SC Cleared
3 16 (11.27%) PMP
4 15 (10.56%) PMI Certification
5 9 (6.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (4.23%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.11%) APMP
7 3 (2.11%) Degree
7 3 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.70%) MBA
8 1 (0.70%) MCSE
8 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.70%) SRDF
1 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.11%) MOM
2 2 (1.41%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (12.68%) Oracle
2 17 (11.97%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.23%) SAP
4 2 (1.41%) Citrix
4 2 (1.41%) HP
4 2 (1.41%) Sybase
5 1 (0.70%) 3PAR
5 1 (0.70%) Apple
5 1 (0.70%) BT
5 1 (0.70%) EMC
5 1 (0.70%) Remedy
5 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com