Period
to 22 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Applications Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 82 78
Rank change year-on-year -11 -4 +23
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 10 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.62% 1.26% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 1.36% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 11
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% -11.79%
10th Percentile £433 £364 £313
90th Percentile £520 £488 £638
East of England median daily rate £488 £450 £453
% change year-on-year +8.33% -0.55% -2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1,492 1,402 1,354
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.02% 92.85% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 876 706 748
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £173 £201 £205
90th Percentile £556 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £415 £388
% change year-on-year +2.41% +7.10% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 132 87
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.35 £16.81 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.21% +5.03% -5.88%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.55 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.55 £40.00 £53.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.43 £18.00 £20.32
% change year-on-year -3.19% -11.42% -3.26%

Applications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Manager in Hertfordshire

Applications Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Manager in Hertfordshire

Applications Manager
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
Watford -2 4 £425 -2.30%
Hemel Hempstead -8 1 £475 +5.56%
Stevenage - 1 - -
Applications Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Applications Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Sony
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Law
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Facilities Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Conflict Management
4 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (10.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) QMS
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) Migration

Applications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Facilities Management
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) QMS
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Sony
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft