The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications 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 advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

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
Application Manager
Rank 106 87 93
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.11% 0.37% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.39% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £463 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £450 £449
% change year-on-year
-14.44% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.54 £35.00 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+32.95% +33.18%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1708 1280 1689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.23% 94.74% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1105 636 873
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 78 76
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £24.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Applications Manager
Yorkshire

Applications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Applications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Manager across the West Yorkshire region.

Applications Manager Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Manager across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Applications Manager Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Applications Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the West Yorkshire region 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
Leeds -20 2 £463 +23.33%
Pudsey - - - -
Bingley - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Applications Manager
Yorkshire

Applications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Applications 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 Manager in their job title.

1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 10 (83.33%) SharePoint
1 10 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (75.00%) InfoPath
2 9 (75.00%) SharePoint Server
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 9 (75.00%) SOA
2 9 (75.00%) ETL
2 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 9 (75.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) OLAP
2 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 9 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 9 (75.00%) RDF
2 9 (75.00%) Workflow
3 8 (66.67%) Service Management
4 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) SLA
7 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Applications Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Applications 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 9 (75.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Rational Rose
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) FindBugs
2 1 (8.33%) dotCover
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 9 (75.00%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) SOA
1 9 (75.00%) ETL
1 9 (75.00%) RDF
1 9 (75.00%) Workflow
2 8 (66.67%) Service Management
3 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) RUP
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 9 (75.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Perforce