Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Project Manager was £439 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 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.

Applications Project Manager
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 723 701 635
Rank change year-on-year -22 -66 +31
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Project Manager 119 163 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 125 161
England median daily rate £439 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.29% +2.94% -3.13%
10th Percentile £354 £313 £313
90th Percentile £573 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £439 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +0.29% +2.94% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88370 92296 99465
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 58881 60820 64344
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2615 2980 3832
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.77 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Applications Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Project Manager in England

Applications Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Project Manager in England

Applications Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Project Manager in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Project Manager in England

Applications Project 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 Project Manager in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Project Manager in England

Applications Project 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 Project Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 19 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
London -19 57 £475 -1.30% 2
South East -5 21 £450 +7.14% 1
Midlands +2 14 £400 +1.27% 1
East of England -15 14 £400 -5.88%
North of England +50 11 £425 +6.25%
West Midlands +25 8 £425 +3.66% 1
East Midlands -13 6 £395 +3.61%
Yorkshire +25 5 £500 +66.67%
North West +18 5 £428 +3.64%
South West +3 2 £410 +7.89%
North East +64 1 £375 +11.11%
Applications Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 across the England region featuring Applications Project Manager in the job title.

1 55 (46.22%) Project Management
2 42 (35.29%) PRINCE2
3 40 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (28.57%) Finance
5 33 (27.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (17.65%) Mobile App
7 19 (15.97%) Migration
8 12 (10.08%) Retail
9 11 (9.24%) Scrum
9 11 (9.24%) PMP
10 10 (8.40%) PMI Certification
10 10 (8.40%) ITIL
10 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
10 10 (8.40%) SDLC
11 9 (7.56%) CRM
11 9 (7.56%) Manufacturing
12 8 (6.72%) Service Management
13 7 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
13 7 (5.88%) PMO
14 6 (5.04%) Degree
14 6 (5.04%) Legal
14 6 (5.04%) ERP
14 6 (5.04%) Change Management
14 6 (5.04%) Project Governance
15 5 (4.20%) Data Centre
15 5 (4.20%) Mobile Application Development
15 5 (4.20%) Agile Project Management
15 5 (4.20%) Waterfall
15 5 (4.20%) APMP

Applications Project 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 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Office 365
2 2 (1.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.84%) IaaS
3 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) SAN
1 2 (1.68%) WAN
2 1 (0.84%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.84%) Big Data
1 1 (0.84%) Blockchain
1 1 (0.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 34 (28.57%) Finance
2 12 (10.08%) Retail
3 9 (7.56%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.04%) Legal
5 5 (4.20%) Banking
5 5 (4.20%) Law
6 3 (2.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.84%) Back Office
7 1 (0.84%) Billing
7 1 (0.84%) International Banking
7 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.52%) CSS
1 3 (2.52%) HTML
2 2 (1.68%) .NET
3 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.84%) REST
3 1 (0.84%) SOAP
3 1 (0.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.20%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.36%) EPoS
4 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.52%) PMI
5 2 (1.68%) FMCG
5 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.68%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.84%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.84%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.84%) IVR
6 1 (0.84%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.84%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.84%) NHS
6 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.84%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.84%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.20%) Android
2 4 (3.36%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.52%) Windows
4 2 (1.68%) Unix
4 2 (1.68%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.84%) Solaris
5 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (46.22%) Project Management
2 42 (35.29%) PRINCE2
3 40 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (27.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (15.97%) Migration
6 11 (9.24%) Scrum
7 10 (8.40%) ITIL
7 10 (8.40%) SDLC
8 9 (7.56%) CRM
9 8 (6.72%) Service Management
10 6 (5.04%) Change Management
10 6 (5.04%) ERP
10 6 (5.04%) Project Governance
11 5 (4.20%) Agile Project Management
11 5 (4.20%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (4.20%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (4.20%) Programme Management
11 5 (4.20%) Waterfall
12 4 (3.36%) Business Continuity
12 4 (3.36%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.52%) SQL
2 1 (0.84%) C#
2 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) PMP
2 10 (8.40%) PMI Certification
3 7 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (5.04%) Degree
5 5 (4.20%) APMP
5 5 (4.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.52%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.84%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) PMO
2 2 (1.68%) GDPR
2 2 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) SCCM
2 1 (0.84%) FlexNet
2 1 (0.84%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle
3 1 (0.84%) Citrix
3 1 (0.84%) HP
3 1 (0.84%) IBM
3 1 (0.84%) MuleSoft
3 1 (0.84%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.84%) SAP
3 1 (0.84%) Snow
3 1 (0.84%) Symantec
3 1 (0.84%) VMware