The median contractor rate for an Applications Manager was £448 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 27 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 122 126
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 14 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.60% 0.39% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.41% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 16
Median daily rate £448 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.78% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £415 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £625 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2198 2442 2882
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.93% 96.14% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1386 1713
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 199 251
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.25 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Applications Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Manager in the East of England

Applications Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Manager in the East of England

Applications Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Manager in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Manager in the East of England

Applications Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Manager in the East of England

Applications Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Hertfordshire -2 11 £448 -5.78%
Essex -14 1 £435 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Applications Manager
England

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 East of England region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 8 (34.78%) Project Management
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Retail
4 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
5 4 (17.39%) Project Governance
5 4 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) Finance
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) HTML5
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (8.70%) Service Design
7 2 (8.70%) Informatics
7 2 (8.70%) Release Management
7 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (8.70%) HTML
7 2 (8.70%) Spring
7 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 2 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (8.70%) MVC

Applications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (4.35%) Confluence
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project Server
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.35%) Back Office
4 1 (4.35%) Front Office
4 1 (4.35%) Local Government
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) JSP
2 2 (8.70%) SAML
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Project Management
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
3 4 (17.39%) Project Governance
4 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) SDLC
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Informatics
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (8.70%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Release Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Design
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) GCP
1 2 (8.70%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) PayPal
3 1 (4.35%) SAP