Period
to 18 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Manager was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 18 December 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 87 98
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Manager 12 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.75% 0.77% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.80% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Hertfordshire median daily rate £463 £430 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.56% -21.82% +25.71%
10th Percentile £451 £298 £525
90th Percentile £484 £638 £575
East of England median daily rate £462 £430 £480
% change year-on-year +7.38% -10.42% +18.52%
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 1501 1371 1430
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.40% 95.94% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 781 727
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £200 £210 £188
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +6.45% -0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 86 141
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -14.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £53.13 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% -6.98% +6.17%

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 18 December 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
Watford -5 6 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead 0 2 £463 +7.56%
Applications Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Applications Manager in the job title.

1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
1 4 (33.33%) Law
1 4 (33.33%) CEH
1 4 (33.33%) Synopsys
1 4 (33.33%) CSSLP
1 4 (33.33%) Coverity
1 4 (33.33%) Product Management
1 4 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (33.33%) SDLC
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 3 (25.00%) Skype
2 3 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 3 (25.00%) BCP
3 2 (16.67%) SAML
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) JSP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
1 2 (16.67%) JSP
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
1 2 (16.67%) SAML
1 2 (16.67%) Spring
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Product Management
1 4 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
1 4 (33.33%) SDLC
1 4 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) BCP
2 3 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 3 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 3 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CEH
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
1 4 (33.33%) CSSLP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Coverity
1 4 (33.33%) Synopsys
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) SAP