The median contractor rate for an Applications Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in 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
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 474 501 435
Rank change year-on-year +27 -66  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 127 122 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.25% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.26% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 84 142
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £345 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £573
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 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40980 47134 47634
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.05% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26691 31127 30520
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1258 1393 1823
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Manager in England

Applications Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Manager in England

Applications Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Manager in England

Applications Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Manager in England

Applications Manager
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
London +12 47 £485 +2.10% 15
South East +12 27 £475 -2.56% 4
East of England +3 14 £448 -5.78% 1
West Midlands +20 12 £450 +12.50%
North West +22 10 £500 +25.00%
East Midlands -4 9 £401 +16.72% 2
Yorkshire +30 4 £475 +35.71% 3
South West -2 4 £488 +39.28% 2
Applications Manager
UK

Applications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 England region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 75 (30.24%) Project Management
2 65 (26.21%) Finance
3 62 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (18.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (16.53%) ITIL
6 40 (16.13%) PRINCE2
7 39 (15.73%) Migration
8 33 (13.31%) Oracle
9 30 (12.10%) Retail
10 28 (11.29%) Mobile App
11 24 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
12 23 (9.27%) Service Management
13 21 (8.47%) Banking
13 21 (8.47%) SDLC
14 20 (8.06%) Change Management
15 19 (7.66%) Waterfall
16 18 (7.26%) Scrum
17 17 (6.85%) Service Delivery
17 17 (6.85%) Windows
17 17 (6.85%) Microsoft
17 17 (6.85%) PMI Certification
17 17 (6.85%) Data Centre
18 16 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 16 (6.45%) Test Strategy
18 16 (6.45%) PMP
19 14 (5.65%) Legal
20 13 (5.24%) Supplier Management
20 13 (5.24%) SAP
20 13 (5.24%) QA
21 12 (4.84%) Data Migration

Applications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (2.02%) Confluence
2 4 (1.61%) MS Project Server
3 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.40%) Apache
4 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.40%) Documentum
4 1 (0.40%) IIS
4 1 (0.40%) Liferay
4 1 (0.40%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 10 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (4.03%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.21%) Maximo
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.40%) Primavera
4 1 (0.40%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.40%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.61%) G Suite
1 4 (1.61%) Office 365
2 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.61%) Network Security
2 2 (0.81%) WAN
3 1 (0.40%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) LAN
3 1 (0.40%) SAN
3 1 (0.40%) SMS
3 1 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.40%) Big Data
4 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.40%) Ingres
4 1 (0.40%) MySQL
4 1 (0.40%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (2.42%) JIRA
2 3 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.81%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.81%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.81%) Maven
3 2 (0.81%) MSI
4 1 (0.40%) Gradle
4 1 (0.40%) Hudson
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 65 (26.21%) Finance
2 30 (12.10%) Retail
3 21 (8.47%) Banking
4 14 (5.65%) Legal
5 8 (3.23%) Back Office
6 7 (2.82%) Marketing
7 6 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.42%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.02%) Law
9 4 (1.61%) Front Office
9 4 (1.61%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.61%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.81%) Advertising
11 2 (0.81%) Billing
11 2 (0.81%) International Banking
11 2 (0.81%) Local Government
11 2 (0.81%) Publishing
12 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.82%) .NET
2 4 (1.61%) Middleware
3 3 (1.21%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.21%) HTML
3 3 (1.21%) HTML5
4 2 (0.81%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.81%) JSP
4 2 (0.81%) REST
4 2 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (0.81%) SAML
4 2 (0.81%) SOAP
4 2 (0.81%) Spring
4 2 (0.81%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (0.40%) CSS
5 1 (0.40%) JSON
5 1 (0.40%) Web Services
5 1 (0.40%) WS-I
5 1 (0.40%) XML
5 1 (0.40%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.29%) Mobile App
2 17 (6.85%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.84%) User Experience
4 10 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.61%) PMI
6 4 (1.61%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.61%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.21%) EPoS
7 3 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.81%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.81%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) DataPower
9 1 (0.40%) FMCG
9 1 (0.40%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.85%) Windows
2 7 (2.82%) Android
2 7 (2.82%) Windows 10
3 5 (2.02%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.61%) Linux
5 3 (1.21%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.81%) Unix
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.81%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.40%) Mesosphere
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (30.24%) Project Management
2 62 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (18.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (16.53%) ITIL
5 40 (16.13%) PRINCE2
6 39 (15.73%) Migration
7 24 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (9.27%) Service Management
9 21 (8.47%) SDLC
10 20 (8.06%) Change Management
11 19 (7.66%) Waterfall
12 18 (7.26%) Scrum
13 17 (6.85%) Service Delivery
14 16 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 16 (6.45%) Test Strategy
15 13 (5.24%) Supplier Management
16 12 (4.84%) Data Migration
16 12 (4.84%) Project Governance
17 11 (4.44%) E-Commerce
17 11 (4.44%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.44%) SQL
2 6 (2.42%) Java
3 3 (1.21%) Ruby
4 2 (0.81%) C#
4 2 (0.81%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.81%) Python
5 1 (0.40%) Groovy
5 1 (0.40%) Perl
5 1 (0.40%) PHP
5 1 (0.40%) Scala
5 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (6.85%) PMI Certification
2 16 (6.45%) PMP
3 12 (4.84%) Degree
4 10 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (3.63%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.42%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.81%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.40%) APMP
9 1 (0.40%) CCNA
9 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.40%) HNC
9 1 (0.40%) ISEB
9 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.40%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.24%) QA
2 8 (3.23%) SLA
3 7 (2.82%) PMO
4 2 (0.81%) GCP
4 2 (0.81%) GxP
4 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.81%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.82%) SCCM
2 1 (0.40%) Mesos
2 1 (0.40%) MOM
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (13.31%) Oracle
2 17 (6.85%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.24%) SAP
4 4 (1.61%) Google
5 3 (1.21%) IBM
5 3 (1.21%) webMethods
6 2 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.81%) Syclo
6 2 (0.81%) Tableau
7 1 (0.40%) Aareon
7 1 (0.40%) Canon
7 1 (0.40%) Citrix
7 1 (0.40%) FNZ
7 1 (0.40%) HP
7 1 (0.40%) IFS
7 1 (0.40%) Kenexa
7 1 (0.40%) PayPal
7 1 (0.40%) Pega
7 1 (0.40%) Siebel
7 1 (0.40%) Symantec
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £400.00 - £444.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago