Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Application Manager
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 163 168
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 15 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.37% 0.37% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.40% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 11
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £373 £422 £363
90th Percentile £460 £640 £675
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.02% -2.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3777 3964 4660
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.96% 92.19% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2008 2141 2516
Berkshire median daily rate £419 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.75% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £216
90th Percentile £588 £565 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 187 250
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.72% -32.71% +24.03%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.05 £45.00 £45.62
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Applications Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Manager in Berkshire

Applications Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Manager in Berkshire

Applications Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Manager in Berkshire

Applications Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Manager within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 3 £388 - 1
Reading +9 1 - - 1
Maidenhead -4 1 £425 -
Newbury -8 1 - -
Applications Manager
South East

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Applications 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (26.67%) Android
4 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Documentum
5 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Legal
5 3 (20.00%) Document Management
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) User Stories
6 2 (13.33%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Android Development
6 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.67%) UML
7 1 (6.67%) JBoss
7 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
7 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
7 1 (6.67%) SOA

Applications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (20.00%) Documentum
2 1 (6.67%) Apache TomEE
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google App Engine
1 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (6.67%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
1 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) FishEye
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (6.67%) jMock
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Mockito
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Billing
4 1 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.67%) EJB
1 1 (6.67%) Facelets
1 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
1 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.67%) Java EE
1 1 (6.67%) JPA
1 1 (6.67%) JSF
1 1 (6.67%) JSP
1 1 (6.67%) PrimeFaces
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) RichFaces
1 1 (6.67%) SOAP
1 1 (6.67%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Android
1 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Document Management
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) User Stories
6 2 (13.33%) Android Development
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Content Management
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
7 1 (6.67%) SOA
7 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
7 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Google
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat